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Duncan Fortenberry

Military

Fortenberry was discharged from the USAAF on 4 November 1943 and sentenced to 5 years hard labour for assaulting and attacking people with a knife at Grazely Green, Berkshire on 1 October 1943.

Service

Units served with

  • VIII Ground Air Support Command

    VIII Ground Air Support Command

    Command
    Constituted as VIII Ground Air Support Command on 24 April 1942, activated 28 April 1942 at Bolling Field, DC under the command of Brig Gen Robert C. Candee. Assigned to the Eighth US Army Air Force. Moved to England, without tactical components, in...

Associated Place

  • Membury

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF operational training base, Membury was built during 1942, and then upgraded in 1943 after allocation to the USAAF as a reconnaissance or transport base, with maintenance and repair depot facilities. It had eventually three concrete...

Events

Event Location Date
Dishonourably discharged 4 November 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2019 13:49:43 Emily Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, highest rank, biography, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

ETO Board of Review, Volume 3 via Library of Congress

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