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5th Depot Repair Squadron

Squadron

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Abbots Ripton

Connections

People

  • Harold Belkin

    Military | Corporal | Airplane and Engine Mechanic
    Inducted 9/9/42. After BT, went to Airplane and Engine mechanics school for 15 weeks at Seymour Johnson Fld, NC. Shipped to ETO as replacement 4/43, ass. to 5th DRS at Little Staughton. Trans. to Merville, France to repair bombers. After VE Day,...

  • Robert Ditty

    Military | Sergeant | Airplane Electrical Mechanic
    Worked on maintenance and repair of supercharges. Inspected and kept in best working condition. Worked on maintenance and repair of electronic turbo regulators. Inspected, cleaned and adjusted same. EAME w/ 6 Bronze Stars/ GC

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:50 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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