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Vernon M Bell Jr

Military

•Ordered to travel to London for two days for Supply Activities on SO #172 dated 21 December 1943.
• Appointed Class 'A' Agent Finance Officer for Capt W J Warren (FD) for the purpose of paying enlisted payroll of the 1119th QMC Serv Gp (Avn), in the amount of $3,000 on SO #174 dated 24 December 1943.
• Sent on Temporary Duty to London fpr approximately two (2) days, purpose, Supply Activities, on AAF Station 106 Special Orders #149 dated 29 July1944.
• Detailed to audit and inventory the monthly accounts of the Post Exchange AAF Station 106 (Possibly should read Station #2) at the close of business 28 July 1945, Station #2 Special Order # 12, 23 July 1945.

Service

Units served with

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    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...

  • 1119th Quartermaster Company

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...

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 April 2016 02:20:46 bombercommand Changes to suffix, service number, role, biography, place associations and media associations
Sources

http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=4474

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:26:25 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/PersonnelSearch.php?LastName=b...

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