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Burtonwood Flying Control March 1944 T/Sgt Hubert Christian from Mississippi on top of control tower.



  • Raymond Zimmerman

    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...


  • Burtonwood

    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...


Date Contributor Update
27 March 2016 17:20:57 Aldon Created entry with collection and caption