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Alvin H Barnett

Military

•Placed on two days Temporary Duty at Altcar for Supply Activities on AAF Station 106 Special Orders #137 dated 14 July 1944.
• Promoted from T5 to Corporal on AAF Station 106 Special Orders #90 dated 26 April 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

Event Location Date
Born Georgia, USA 1920
Enlisted Fort McPherson, Atlanta, GA, USA 16 January 1942

Residence: Jackson County, Georgia
Private, Branch Immaterial

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 March 2016 23:04:26 bombercommand Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=8505

https://aad.archives.gov/aad/record-detail.jsp?dt=893&mtch=1&cat=WR26&tf...

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