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Donald B Aggers

Military

Assigned to 586BS, 394BG, 9AF USAAF.

Awards: WWII Victory, EAME, UN and Korean medals.

Service

Units served with

Associated Place

  • Boreham

    Military site : airfield
    Built in 1943-1944, it was used by B-26 Marauder bombers of the Ninth Air Force's 394th Bomb Group in 1944. The 315th Troop Carrier Group were temporary lodgers at the airfield in 1945, shortly before it closed. ...

  • Holmsley South

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1941-42, Holmsley South opened in September 1942 as a Coastal Command base before construction was complete. It eventually had three concrete runways, 35 pan and three loop hardstandings, and five T2 hangars. The 1st American residents,...

  • Cambrai/Niergnies

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Kane, PA 4 March 1915

Son of Arthur G and Estelle “Stella” [Becker] Aggers.

Enlisted Ohio, USA 15 December 1941
Based Boreham 1944 – 1945

Assigned to 586BS, 394BG, 9AF USAAF.

Died Sharon, PA 27 October 1978
Buried Americas Cemetery, Hermitage, PA November 1978

Americas Cemetery
Hermitage,
Mercer County, PA

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
10 November 2018 16:58:49 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/5437046247
https://www.fold3.com/image/140915578?terms=Donald%20B%20Aggers
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/162563814/donald-b.-aggers

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