Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...
Miles Master W8929, assigned to Headquarters (VIII Fighter Command), 8th AF USAAF. Crashed King's Cliffe/Sta 367 Pilot Lt Donald M Bush killed in a flying accident.
Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 350th Fighter Group
Crashed at Kings Cliff, Northants in Master III W8929. Group later assigned to 12th AAF
Military site : airfield
Kings Cliffe began as a satellite air base for the Group based at nearby Wittering. The 56th Fighter Group, however, were all based at Kings Cliffe and it was here that the pilots trained in P-47 Thunderbolts and flew their first missions in the...
|Manufactured||King's Cliffe, Peterborough, Northamptonshire PE8, UK||20 January 1943|
Crashed King's Cliffe/Sta 367
|04 February 2016 14:30:38||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations, person associations, place associations and media associations|