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Laurence S Kuter

Military

ADC to CG, 8th Air Force 8 - 23 November 1942.
ADC to CG, 8th Bomber Command 24 November - 11 December 1943.
CG 1st Combat Bomb Wing 1 - 31 December 1942

Service

People

  • Newton Longfellow

    Military | Brigadier General | Commanding General, 8th Air Force Bomber Command
    Formerly command pilot. CG VIII Bomber Command 2 December 1942 to 30 June 1943. Awards: SS, WWII Victory, EAME, CBE (Commander British Empire).

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Units served with

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 1st Combat Bomb Wing

Associated Place

  • Brampton Grange

    Military site : non-airfield
    The First Air Division HQ was established at the Grange Hotel, Brampton and very quickly became operational on 15th June 1942 under the command of Colonel Claude E Duncan; on 19th August, Brampton was officially activated as the First Bomb Wing...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Rockford, IL, USA 28 May 1905
Commissioned West Point, NY, USA 14 June 1927

Bachelor of Science, USMA, 1927

Retired 31 July 1962
Died Colorado Springs, CO, USA 30 November 1979

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 June 2018 20:53:54 bombercommand Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, person associations, unit associations and place associations
Sources

BIOGRAPHICAL DIRECTORY OF THE 8TH AIR FORCE 1942-1945 (Command and Staff) by Russell Strong

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