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Carolina Moon with some of the ground services crew at Eye Station.

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  • 43-37907 Carolina Moon

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 3/6/44; Kearney 17/6/44; Grenier 30/6/44; Assigned 851BS/490BG Eye 2/7/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 9/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 12/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 5/12...

Locations

  • Eye

    Military site : airfield
    Eye air base was not a Class A base but was constructed to a less demanding standard by the 827th and 859th Battalions of U.S. Army Engineers in 1943 and was finished in early 1944. Unusually, a group of its hardstandings were on the other side of the...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 July 2019 03:47:29 sjpearson Changes to place associations
Sources

Adding Eye station as a location.

Date Contributor Update
21 July 2019 03:47:03 sjpearson Created entry with collection, caption, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

From the photo collection of Larry Craig, ATC/Radio Technician at Eye Station.

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