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Warren Borges


He flew 35 missions from May/June to December 1944 in the 306th BG. Then flew Mosquitos Mark XVI from December 1944 to August 1945 for photo and Weather Recon in the 25th BG, 653/654 BS.


Units served with


  • NS774

    Crashed at USAAF Station 376 former RAF Watton, 25/3/1945. Minor damage - Pilot Lt Warren Borges. Sold for scrap 15/8/47.

Associated Place

  • Watton

    Military site : airfield
    Built in 1939 as a medium bomber station with a grass airfield, Watton was occupied by the RAF until handed over to the Eighth Air Force in mid-1943. Improved initially with a single steel mat runway in 1943, plus 41 loop and 12 pan hardstandings, a...


Event Location Date
Born 5 February 1916
Died 7 May 1996


Date Contributor Update
01 December 2018 22:15:55 Emily Changes to biography

Removed source information added by Wattonman from biography

Date Contributor Update
01 December 2018 00:58:34 Wattonman Changes to biography

Norman Malayney, "The 25th Bomb Group (Rcn) in WWII" Shiffer Publications Ltd. 2011.

Date Contributor Update
04 January 2015 10:38:53 Al_Skiff Changes to unit associations and place associations

USAAF Photo.

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

306th BG Association Directory, 1 September 1999 Edition / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia