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Joseph F Adams


Assigned to the 384th BG Hq Det on AAF Station 106 Special Orders #50 dated 17 July 1943.


Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

  • 544th Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Grafton Underwood

    Military site : airfield
    Grafton Underwood was built in 1941 by George Wimpey and Co. Ltd. It was the first airfield in England to receive an Eighth Air Force flying unit, when in May 1942 personnel of the 15th Bomb Squadron took up residence. As a satellite airfield for...


Event Location Date
Born Pennsylvania, USA 3 November 1916
Died Arizona, USA 30 July 2004
Enlisted Pittsburgh, PA, USA


Date Contributor Update
06 January 2017 02:35:33 bombercommand Changes to media associations

Date Contributor Update
20 February 2015 16:15:01 bombercommand Changes to events

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NARA Enlisted Data Base

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