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Lt. John D. Palm - Pilot of the 'Brewery Wagon' over the Ploesti raid on the oil refineries, August 1, 1943.

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Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Command

  • 376th Bomb Group

    376th Bomb Group

    Group
    Constituted as 376th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 Oct 1942 and activated in Palestine on 31 Oct. Began combat immediately, using B-24 aircraft. Operated with Ninth AF from bases in the Middle East, Nov 1942-Sep 1943, and with Twelfth AF from Tunisia...

  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    Group
    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

  • 512th Bomb Squadron
  • 514th Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Palm

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    B-24

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 November 2018 22:01:45 general ira snapsorter Changes to person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

Moved associations to person record for John D. Palm, https://www.americanairmuseum.com/person/120508. This media item shows only an image of John D. Palm.

Date Contributor Update
30 November 2018 06:31:17 Kickapoo Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
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