Street was Assigned to the 544th Bomb Group, 384th Bomb Group on 12 June 1943. He served as an armorer with the group, earning a promotion to Corporal on 1 July 1943, and later to Sergeant on 11 August 1943.
On 20 November 1944 Street was transferred out of the 384th Bomb Group and re-assigned to the 492nd Bomb Group.
Street's family believe that he later transferred to the 9th Air Force and went on to serve as a Tail Gunner on B-24 Marauders with the 558th Bomb Squadron, 387th Bomb Group.
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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...
The 387th Bomb Group flew just under thirty missions with the Eighth Air Force before being transferred to the Ninth Air Force in October 1943. The Group remained at Chipping Ongar, Essex after being reassigned and continued to hit targets in France....
The 492nd Bomb Group, after flying similar missions to other heavy bomb groups until the late summer of 1944, took up 'Carpetbagger' missions, transporting agents, supplies and propaganda leaflets to southern France. The Group was taking on the role of...
||Manchester, New Hampshire
||30 June 1942
||Rockingham County, New Hampshire