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"Lt Windes wearing the Distinguished Flying Cross. 351st Bomb Group England, 21-May-44."



  • 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. ...

  • 351st Bomb Group

    351st Bomb Group

    The 351st Bomb Group flew strategic bombing missions from their base at Polebrook, Northamptonshire from April 1943 to June 1945. The Group's most famous member was Hollywood actor Clark Gable, who flew four/ five missions with them as an observer...

  • 510th Bomb Squadron


  • Honor Windes

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Assigned to 510BS, 351BG, 8AF USAAF. 15 x missions. Wounded on 9-Apr-44 mission. Shot down 27-May-44 on Ludwigshafen mission in B-17 42-31899 'Chatterbox'. Landed in Switzerland. Interned. MACR 5332. ...


Date Contributor Update
14 March 2018 13:42:51 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations