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Brig Gen Jesse Auton of the 65th Fighter Wing at the celebration of the freedom of Saffron-Walden Essex England.

NAR Ref 342-FH-3A07850-A60474AC.

Connections

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 65th Fighter Wing

    65th Fighter Wing

    Wing
    Browse 65th Fighter Wing photographs and other documents in the 2nd Air Division Memorial Library digital archive here: www.2ndair.org.uk/digitalarchive/Dashboard/Index/51

People

  • Jesse Auton

    Military | Brigadier General | Commanding General
    Deployed to ETO with 65th Fighter Wing, 8AF USAAF. 12 combat missions. Killed in a plane crash at Offutt AFB, Omaha, 20-Mar-52, while returning on a flight from California. ...

Locations

  • Saffron Walden

    Military site : non-airfield
    Headquarters 65th Fighter Wing. Exact location unknown.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 June 2017 16:53:23 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/32040923/?terms=Jesse%20Auton

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