Delivered Cheyenne 26/7/44; Kearney 5/8/44; Grenier 15/8/44; Assigned 4BS/34BG Mendlesham 16/8/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 24/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 28/8/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 18/12/45. GOTTA HAVER.
Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Ball Turret Gunner | 34th Bomb Group
He spent time as the Ball Turret gunner of the Peterson Crew on the " Gotta Haver" and primarily on "Wee Willies Wolves" crash landed in Belgium in either late 44 or early 45. Conducted 32 missions with the Peterson crew. Returned to the States in the...
Military | Captain | Pilot | 34th Bomb Group
Military | Senior Master Sergeant | Gunner (tail) | 34th Bomb Group
Military | Master Sergeant | Crew chief | 34th Bomb Group
Assigned to 7BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD
Awards: GC, WWII Victory, EAME.
Military site : airfield
Built in 1942-1943, Mendlesham's first flying unit was the RAF's No. 310 Squadron - a Czechoslovakian unit. The airfield then became home to the USAAF 34th Bomb Group. This unit flew missions from Mendlesham in B-24s and B-17s.
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