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Carl D Baldwin

Military

Ops clerks in the control tower kept track of each flyer and of each crew. He replaced a flyer when the doctor grounded, trying to replace him with a flyer so a crew would all finish at the same time. Bother Tower and Ops assignments were on 24 hour duty with swing shifts in effect. Carl reminds everyone not to forget KP the potatoes got smaller each day!!

Service

Units served with

  • 448th Bomb Group

    448th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 448th Bomb Group was a B-24 Liberator Group that flew out of Seething, Norfolk. The Group flew their first mission on the 22nd December 1943 and over the next eighteen months the air crews flew 262 missions over occupied Europe. These bombing...

  • 58th Station Complement Squadron
  • 715th Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 November 2014 02:30:12 JohnABaldwin Changes to awards
Sources

Enlisted Record and Report of Separaion, Honorable Discharge:
Line 33. Decorations and Citations - EAME Good Conduct Sq 08, Hq 58 Sta Comp 31 Jan 44

Date Contributor Update
23 November 2014 02:20:27 JohnABaldwin Changes to service number
Sources

Serial Number is from Cpl Carl D. Baldwin's: Army of the United States - Separation Qualification Record

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:05:04 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

448th Bomb Group Contribution List / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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