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12th Replacement Control Depot



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  • John Barnett

    Military | Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Trans from 492nd BG 13 August 1944. Trans/12 RCD 15 September 1944. Pilot: Bridges. Transferred 44th BG

  • Frank Brandon

    Military | Gunner | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Trans 12th RCD 19 August 1944 Fw 190 destroyed 19 May 1944.

  • Wyman Bridges

    Military | Pilot | 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs
    Trans from 492 BG 8/13/44. DS/BADA 9/4/44. Trans/12 RCD 9/16/44. Transferred 44th BG

  • Carl Carlson

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Killed in Action (KIA). Shot down by flak in Sterling EF154 flown by 199th Squadron of the RAF. Plane crashed in Denmark near Hirtsholmene Lighthouse. Assigned to a replacement depot at the time. Air Medal, Purple Heart

  • Theodore Chronopolis

    Military | Captain | Bombardier; Nose Gunner | 379th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 525BS, 379BG, 8AF USAAF. Returning from Zudausques mission in B-17 44-6133; Due to extensive Flak damage, A/C collided with 42-97942 and crashed at Allhallows-On-Sea, Kent. Sole survivor from A/C. WIA / RTD. MACR 6984 ...

  • Reber Courson

    Military | Master Sergeant
    Killed in Action (KIA) 13 Nov 1943 in Hudson AE531 while on detachment to RAF

  • William Cox

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA). shot down by JU 88 into Bay of Biscay near U-boat pens. Cox was assigned to the 12th Replacement Control Depot and was flying a Beaufighter LX781 304 FTU RAF with a navigator Sergeant Edgar Black of Balck of the RAF.

  • William Dooley

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers
    Killed in Action (KIA) 13 Nov 1943 in Hudson AE531 while on detachment to RAF. Assigned to Replacement Control Depot. ...

  • Cameron Evans

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator
    Canadian born. Assigned to 12th Replacement Control Depot, 8AF USAAF. Detached service to 78Sqn RAF. Failed to return (FTR) mission to bomb Juvisy, France in HP Halifax III MZ577 7-Jun-44; hit by flak, only two of the five crew escaped the doomed...

  • Edward Johnson

    Military | Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Killed in Action (KIA). Killed in mission to Berlin when Lancaster I DV297 of the 61st SQ RAF was lost in the target area. Pilot was Andrew P. E. Strange. Johnson was assigned to a Replacement Control Depot. Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Cluster, PH

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:43 AAM AAM ingest

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