Burtonwood - 1945 P-47 44-33662 Sgt Bowlby in cockpit
Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Flying Control
From 524 Winona Ave, Grand Rapids, MI. Joined in US came to Burtonwood, England with 21st Air Depot Group November 1942, name changed to 401st HQ & HQ Sqn 96th Air Depot Group and then Base Air Depot No 1. Senior NCO in Flying Control; returned to US...
Military site : airfield
Built for the RAF in 1939-40, the RAF's No. 37 Maintenance Unit used the base from 1940 to 1942, before it became a joint Anglo-American maintenance and servicing airfield - a Base Air Depot. After the war it continued to be used as a maintenance and...