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Raymond D Bogusevic

Military

Assigned to 336FS, 4FG, 8AF USAAF.
Transferred to 10th Air Depot Group, 8AF USAAF.
Completed Tour Duty (ETD).

Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

Service

Units served with

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 10th Air Depot Group
  • 336th Fighter Squadron

    336th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    The 336th Fighter Squadron was constituted by the War Department on 22 august 1942, and was activated at Bushey Hall, England, on 12 September. It had been designated as No. 133 (Eagle) Squadron, and was made up of American volunteers to the Royal Air...

Associated Place

  • Chilbolton

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as a grass airfield Relief Landing Ground for RAF Middle Wallop, Chilbolton was used as a fighter and Army Co-operation base during 1940-42. Enlarged and upgraded with a tarmac-surface hard perimeter track, some double blast pens and other...

  • Debden

    Military site : airfield
    RAF Debden, construction of which began in 1935, is perhaps most famous as a Battle of Britain fighter airfield, partly responsible for the defence of London in 1940. In 1942 it was also home to three RAF 'Eagle Squadrons’ of volunteer American pilots...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Cook County, IL, USA 9 January 1922
Lived in Chicago, IL, USA 1941
Enlisted Chicago, IL, USA 26 October 1942
Based Debden 18 April 1945 – 15 September 1945

Assigned to 336FS, 4FG, 8AF USAAF.

Transferred Chilbolton, Stockbridge SO20, UK 15 September 1945 – October 1945

Transferred to 10th Air Depot Group, 8AF USAAF.

End Tour Duty (ETD) England, UK October 1945

Completed Tour Duty (ETD).

Died Palos Hills, IL 60465, USA 7 January 2000

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 December 2016 15:35:58 general ira snapsorter Changes to biography
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- '1000 Destroyed' by Capt. Grover C. Hall, Jr. ;
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

Date Contributor Update
01 December 2016 16:46:34 Al_Skiff Changes to service number, role, biography, awards, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/page/84459393_raymond_d%20bogusevic/details/
https://www.fold3.com/page/40400135_raymond_d%20bogusevic/details/

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:22:04 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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