When he arrived at Seething the patch on his uniform was for the 21st Chemical Company.
As time went on his patch was changed to the AAF patch but his collar insignia was still Chemical Warfare. Then his patch changed to the 8th AAF and his collar insignia changed to the Air force insignia.
Military site : airfield
Built during 1942-43 as an Eighth Air Force bomber base, Seething had three concrete runways, 51 hardstandings of both loop and 'frying-pan’ types, and two T2 hangars, one on each side of the airfield. It was home to the 448th Bomb Group, equipped with...
|Born||Dorchester, Massachusetts||5 December 1917|
|17 April 2019 13:41:06||general ira snapsorter||Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations|
Information provided by Eugene Brindley's son, Christopher Brindley.