Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 100th Bomb Group
DATE & MISSION UNK. FEH
Delivered Cheyenne 9/12/43; Kearney 20/12/43; Prestwick 15/1/44; Assigned 351BS/100BG [EP-N/R] Thorpe Abbotts 17/1/44; 100+m, Returned to the USA 121 BU Bradley 5/7/45; Love Fd 6/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 7/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 6/12/45. SKIPPER II.
Military site : airfield
Home of the 'Bloody Hundredth’, a Bomb Group with a reputation for high casualty rates, Thorpe Abbotts was under USAAF control from June 1943 to the end of the war. Some of the airfield survives today, and the control tower houses the 100th Bomb Group...
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