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TSGT Jack C. Kings
Waist Gunner
B.J. Keirsted Crew
388th BG - 562nd BS

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Units

  • 388th Bomb Group

    388th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 388th Bomb Group flew strategic bombing mission from Knettishall, Suffolk from June 1943 to the end of the war. During this time, though, detachments were sent to Fersfield, Norfolk to conduct Aphrodite missions. In these Aphrodite missions veteran...

  • 563rd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Jack Kings

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Waist Gunner
    Flew 25 missions over Germany from 11/26/43 to 3/4/44

Locations

  • Knettishall

    Military site : airfield
    Knettishall was built to Class A standard for an American Bomb Group that would be bringing up to forty heavy bombers with them in three or four Squadrons. The 388th Bomb Group, which stayed at Knettishall for their entire service in the ETO, flew B-17...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 December 2017 01:34:11 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

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