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Kenneth C Allstaedt

Military

Assigned to 83FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF.
Transferred to Transferred to HQ Sqn.

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 42-25552

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    Assigned to 82FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 393FS, 367FG, 9AF USAAF.

  • 43-25539

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    Assigned to 84FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF.

Associated Place

  • Duxford

    Military site : airfield
    RAF Duxford, now a museum and still a working airfield, was operated by the USAAF from 1943 to 1945. The base was briefly the home of the 350th Fighter Group in late 1942, but it was not until April 1943 that it became a fully American station when the...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Michigan, USA 26 August 1921
Lived in Lincoln Park, MI, USA 1940
Assigned Duxford, Cambridge CB22, UK April 1944 – 21 August 1944

Assigned to 83FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF.

Transferred Duxford, Cambridge CB22, UK 21 August 1944

Transferred to HQ Sqn.

Buried Bushnell, FL 33513, USA April 2005

Florida National Cemetery
Bushnell
Sumter County
Florida, USA.

Died Clearwater, FL, USA 9 April 2005

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
31 August 2016 14:19:40 general ira snapsorter Changes to biography
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia ;
- EAGLES OF DUXFORD, The 78th Fighter Group in WW2 by Fry, p133

Date Contributor Update
07 July 2016 20:51:37 Al_Skiff Changes to role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/page/45358485_kenneth_c%20allstaedt/details/
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Allstaedt&GSfn=Ken...

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:49 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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