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Robert Holliday of the 91st BG, 323rd BS at Bassingbourn in early 1945 standing near the 323rd dispersal area. He appears to be wearing cowboy boots. Photograph by Lt. Thomas F. Flemming.

Connections

Units

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 323rd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Thomas Flemming

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    Thomas F Flemming served as a pilot with the 323rd Bomb Squadron of the 91st Bomb Group. ...

  • Robert Holliday

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot
    Robert Holliday flew his first few missions as the co-pilot with Lt. Shambaugh. He then flew the majority of his missions (18 out of 30) in A/C 44-48431, OR-W, "Cheri II." His co-pilot was Edward Fagnani.

Locations

  • Bassingbourn

    Military site : airfield
    Now home to a museum all about the aifield and its USAAF residents (http://www.towermuseumbassingbourn.co.uk/) , Bassingbourn opened in 1938 as part of the RAF's pre-war expansion programme. The RAF continued to use it until late in 1942 when its long...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 January 2018 17:20:29 Lucy May Changes to caption and person associations
Sources

Associated to Robert O Holliday's record. Identified by Holliday's son, Bob Holliday.

Date Contributor Update
27 April 2017 11:46:05 SeattleSleeper Changes to caption
Sources

Scanned from B&W negative, Kodak Super-XX with Leica I camera by Lt. Thomas F. Flemming.

Date Contributor Update
27 April 2017 00:01:00 SeattleSleeper Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Scanned from B&W negative, Kodak Super-XX with Leica I cemera by Lt. Thomas F. Flemming, 91st BG, 323rd BS.

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