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David C McEachern

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 303rd Bomb Group

    303rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 359th Bomb Squadron
  • 544th Bomb Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Transferred 1 October 1943

David C. McEachern (612) was transferred from the 303rd Bomb Group to the 384th Bomb Group per paragraph 12, Special Order #13, Headquarters, 1st Bomb Division, 28 September 1943 and further assigned to the 544th Bomb Squadron on AAF Station 106 Special Order #107, 1 October 1943.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 February 2019 13:35:07 general ira snapsorter Changes to surname and events
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- https://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=7372;
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia /

Date Contributor Update
28 February 2015 19:03:51 bombercommand Changes to middlename, role, events, unit associations and media associations
Sources

3384thbombgroup.com

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:02 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://303rdbg.com/rost-m.html#M

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