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Claude Ballard and Doreen Watts, at their engagement party at the Air Base



  • Claude Ballard

    Military | Captain | Medical Officer
    'Doc' Ballard served with the United States Army Air Forces. He was very good friends with fellow North Carolinian Robert Paschal. Both men married English women from Saffron Walden. Doc married Doreen Watts in 1944 and was best man at the wedding of...

  • Doreen Ballard née Watts

    Doreen Ballard lived in Saffron Walden during the Second World War and was friends with Audrey Paschal. Both women met and married American servicemen and moved to the United States as war brides. ...


  • Saffron Walden

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


Date Contributor Update
05 October 2018 13:21:13 general ira snapsorter Created entry with caption, person associations and place associations

Correspondence with Yolanda Payne, Audrey and Robert Paschal's daughter.