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Wallace E Bollschweiler

Military

was senior flight control officer for the control tower at Seething from 1943-1944.

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

Associated Place

  • Seething

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1942-43 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Seething had three concrete runways, 51 hardstandings of both loop and 'frying-pan’ types, and two T2 hangars, one on each side of the airfield. It was home to the 448th Bomb Group, equipped with...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Perth Amboy, New Jersey 22 March 1916
Died 9 April 1988
Buried Garden of Prayer, Tucumcari, New Mexico

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:26:42 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

58th Complement Sqdn Unit History Book / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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