Skip to main content

B-24 Liberator #4240664 #100 'Teggie Ann' 515th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF a participant of the 1st Aug Ploesti raid. Col Keith Compton, center and General Ent, right.

Connections

Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 376th Bomb Group

    376th Bomb Group

    Group
    Constituted as 376th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 Oct 1942 and activated in Palestine on 31 Oct. Began combat immediately, using B-24 aircraft. Operated with Ninth AF from bases in the Middle East, Nov 1942-Sep 1943, and with Twelfth AF from Tunisia...

  • 515th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Keith Compton

    Military | Lieutenant General | B-24 Command Pilot - Squadron Commander - Commanding Officer
    Keith Karl Compton (December 9, 1915 – June 15, 2004) was an American Air Force Lieutenant General who was Vice Commander in Chief, Strategic Air Command. He flew as Command Pilot with Gen. Uzal Ent on Operation Tidal Wave in the B-24D, 'Teggie Ann'...

  • Uzal Ent

    Military | Major General | Commanding General
    Uzal Girard Ent was an American Army Air Force officer who served as the commander of the 9th Air Force and subsequently the 2nd Air Force during World War II. He flew as mission commander on the Aug 1, 1943, Ploesti oil refinery raid...

Aircraft

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 March 2015 17:14:43 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

http://www.armyaircorps-376bg.com

Share