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Edgar L Vassar

Military

Service

Units served with

Associated Place

  • Foulsham

    Military site : airfield
    Foulsham was built for the RAF in 1940-42, then used by RAF bombers and RAF special electronic warfare aircraft. An Eighth Air Force Radio Countermeasures detachment was based here in 1944-45 (it also used nearby RAF Oulton. The airfield was closed at...

  • Mount Farm

    Military site : airfield
    Originally a grass airfield satellite for the RAF Photographic Reconnaissance Unit at nearby RAF Benson, Mount Farm was built in 1940-1941. It had three concrete runways, 49 dispersals (24 concrete pan type plus 25 PSP squares), and eight blister...

Events

Event Location Date
Died 27 December 1993

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 April 2015 05:26:03 brx851b Changes to place associations
Sources

Personal letters - Vasser to Rees

Date Contributor Update
30 December 2014 13:23:33 brx851b Changes to role and place associations
Sources

Information provided in letters written by the subject

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:07 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

7th Photo Recon Group Master Directory, 6 June 1996 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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