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Herbert Lancaster

Military

Pilot W. Craig interview tells of the crew and its experiences in Interviewed in Silent Heroes Among Us ISBN 1-884687-07-5.

Service

Units served with

  • 493rd Bomb Group

    493rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 493rd Bomb Group was the last Eighth Air Force Group to become operational, flying their first combat mission from Debach, Suffolk, on D-Day, 6 June 1944. The Group was known as "the Fighting 493rd", named by their Commanding Officer Colonel Elbert...

  • 863rd Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 September 2018 11:57:44 helen@faxbase.co.uk Changes to media associations
Sources

493rd BG Archives Debach

Date Contributor Update
18 September 2018 10:22:53 helen@faxbase.co.uk Changes to media associations
Sources

493rd BG Archive Debach

Date Contributor Update
18 September 2018 10:21:39 helen@faxbase.co.uk Changes to nickname and media associations
Sources

493rd BG Archive Debach

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:12:48 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit History, http://493bgdebach.co.uk/roster_list.php

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