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Arthur William Bessette

Military

Service

People

  • John McCatherin

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Ground Crew Chief/Aircraft Mechanic | 365th Fighter Group

  • William McChesney

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 365th Fighter Group

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Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 365th Fighter Group

    365th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in December 1943 as part of the Ninth Air Force. Flying P-47s, the Group took part in missions over northern France designed to weaken Germany's ability to repulse the planned Allied invasion of summer 1944. After the...

  • 388th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born Burlington, Vermont 20 October 1920
Enlisted Rutland, Vermont 7 January 1942
Died South Burlington, Vermont 10 June 2001
Buried Burlington, Vermont 14 June 2001

New Mount Calvary Cemetery
Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA

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Date Contributor Update
26 December 2020 00:12:12 466thHistorian Changes to place associations
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Date Contributor Update
13 December 2020 20:18:20 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.ww2enlistment.org/index.php?page=directory&rec=371903
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/15913959/arthur-william-bessette
https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/166641991/person/112166...

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