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Philip Abrahams

Military

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...

  • 545th Bomb Squadron

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 1919
Enlisted New York, NY, USA 3 September 1942

Residence: New York County, New York
Private, Branch Immaterial

Assigned Grafton Underwood NN14, UK 6 December 1943

Listed on the 545th Bombardment Squadron Initial Overseas Payroll Roster.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 May 2017 15:59:02 bombercommand Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

http://384thbombgroup.com/_content/_pages/person.php?PersonKey=8673

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

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