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David J Arnett


Per Squadron History on Microfilm A0641-00214, transferred out of the squadron on 19 March 1944.


Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb 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...

  • 547th Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Grafton Underwood

    Military site : airfield
    Grafton Underwood was built in 1941 by George Wimpey and Co. Ltd. It was the first airfield in England to receive an Eighth Air Force flying unit, when in May 1942 personnel of the 15th Bomb Squadron took up residence. As a satellite airfield for...


Event Location Date
Assigned Grafton Underwood, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN14, UK 25 November 1943

Assigned to the 547th Bombardment Squadron on AAF Station 106 Special Orders #153 dated 25 November 1943.


Date Contributor Update
15 February 2016 23:07:48 bombercommand Changes to service number, role, biography, events, place associations and media associations

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:03 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia /