Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...
Assigned to 2nd Scouting Force, 8AF USAAF.
Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 355th Fighter Group
Assigned to 335FS, 4FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 355FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 2nd Scouting Force, 355FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 4MRRU. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.
Military site : airfield
Originally used from 1940 as a small, grass airfield, satellite for nearby RAF Bassingbourn, Steeple Morden was allocated to the Eighth Air Force in August 1942 as a potential bomber base. It was used briefly by the 3rd Photographic Group during the...
|Crashed||Selfridge Angb Airport, Harrison Charter Township, MI 48045, USA||25 October 1952|
Landing Accident Ground Loop Selfridge AFB, MI. Cat 4 damage, pilot Lt Leo R Beers, 25-Oct-52.
|11 May 2016 18:34:12||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, description, events, unit associations, person associations and place associations|