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"Capt. Walker T. Stewart*, ship's pilot."

* Walter T 'Walt' Stewart

Connections

Units

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1-March-1942 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15-May-1942 the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida to continue advanced flight training and also to fly anti-submarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico; they...

  • 328th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Herbert Eitel

    Military | Sergeant
    Assigned to 93BG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Orris Hall

    Military
    Women's Army Corps, name chalked on side of returning B-24 'Bomerang'.

  • Howard MacReading

    Military | Sergeant
    Assigned to 93BG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Walter Stewart

    Military | Colonel | Pilot
    In 1941, Stewart was a 24 year-old, U.S. Army Air Force cadet at the University of Utah. "We were pulling guns around with horses as a plane flew overhead. Jack Adamson, who had been my mission companion, said to me, `There's a war coming.' Later that...

  • Edgar Stouffer

    Military
    Assigned to 93BG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

Aircraft

  • 41-23722 'Bomerang'

    B-24 Liberator
    B-24D serial 41-23722 'Bomerang' (coded GO-C) of the 328th BS, 93rd BG. Survivor of the first raid on the Ploesti oil refinery complex. Returned safely to Libya. First 8th AF Liberator to complete 50 missions. After completing 53 missions, was flown...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 November 2019 22:01:25 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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