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Paul Maxwell Spencer

Military

BORN BELLE CENTER OHIO,INDUCTED FORT BENJAMIN HARRISON, INDIANA.
LIVED LIMA OHIO.
DIED NOV 1961.
BASED AT COTTESMORE LEICS ENGLAND, BUT VISITED NOTTINGHAM REGULARY IN COMPANY JEEP WITH [ BIG LES ].
LONG LIASON WITH HILDA HENSHAW WHICH RESULTED IN MY BIRTH. AM IN CONSTANT CONTACT WITH AMERICAN COUSINS ON FACEBOOK AND VISITS BUT VERY LITTLE INFORMATION ABOUT HIS TIME IN ENGLAND.
ANY HELP WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

Service

Associated Place

  • Cottesmore

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the RAF between 1935-38, and in use by the RAF from 1938-1943, the airfield was enlarged with concrete runways in 1943. Used by both the Eighth Air Force (it was 8 ASC HQ) and Ninth Air Force 1943, it was Troop Carrier Command HQ (later 9th...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Belle Center, OH 43310, USA 1922
Lived in Lima, OH, USA 1942
Enlisted Harrison, IN 47885, USA 27 August 1942

Fort Benjamin

Died 1961

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 June 2016 16:10:30 Lucy May Changes to surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, service number, role, events, unit associations and place associations
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Added events and connections from details in biography field.
See also NARA enlistment record: https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=893&mtch=2&cat=all&tf=...

Date Contributor Update
19 June 2016 18:54:22 SPENCER Changes to role
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SERVED HQ 52ND TROOP CARRIER WING

Date Contributor Update
19 June 2016 18:11:12 SPENCER Changes to biography
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TRYING TO FIND ANY OF MY FATHERS HOME OR MILITARY FRIENDS

Date Contributor Update
19 June 2016 17:53:51 SPENCER Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, nationality, service number and highest rank
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SERVED AUGUST 27 1942 TO AUGUST 30 1945, SER OF OPERATIONSERVED EUROPEAN-AFRICAN-MIDDLE EASTERN THEATRE OPERATIONS MAY 1943 TO JULY1945, CAMPAIGNS : SICILY, NAPLES - FOGIA, ROME-ARNO, NORMANDY, N. FRANCE, RHINELAND, CENTRAL EUROPE.
FINAL UNIT HEADQUARTERS SQUADRON , 52ND TCW.

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