Sergeant Robert C. Reeves and his crew, 91st BG, Bassingbourn, England. Bob, tail gunner, is back row, right.
Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner
21 missions. We returned from one mission with 158 flak holes in our airplane. On 8 Mar 1945 our primary target was the Synthetic Rubber Factory at Halle, Germany. 2nd Lt. Glennon J. Schone was pilot that day. According to the record, the bombs were...
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...
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"Iowans of the Mighty Eighth", Chapter 22 "Biographies", by Charles D Taylor.