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John A Carter

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 25th Bomb Group

    25th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 25th Bombardment Group (Reconnaissance) was constituted in the days after D-Day and activated in England in August 1944 to carry out photographic and mapping missions over mainland Europe as the Allied armies pushed east. The Group were designated...

  • 653rd Bomb Squadron
  • 8th Air Force

Aircraft

  • NS744

    Mosquito
    Landing accident - RAF Manston, Kent, 9/4/45 - John A Carter (pilot). Written Off Damaged Beyond Repair. Struck Off Charge 17/5/45.

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...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 January 2015 17:33:01 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, role, unit associations and place associations
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