Assigned to 355FS, 354FG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Lemons-Dreux, France area 8-Aug-44. Lt Page abandoned A/C Evreux-Chartres area. Prisoner of War (POW) MACR 8499
Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.
The Group moved to England in the autumn of 1943 and was assigned to the Ninth Air Force in December 1943. The Group were the first to fly P-51 Mustangs operationally and in their bomber escort missions pushed to find the long-range limits of the...
Assigned to 382FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF. Transferred to 355FS, 354FG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Lemons-Dreux, France area 8-Aug-44. Lt Garland Page abandoned A/C Evreux-Chartres area. MACR 8499
Military site : airfield
Close to but completely separate from RAF Headcorn, Lashenden was built for the RAF during 1942-43 as an Advanced Landing Ground (ALG), initially as a light bomber base and then as a training base for mobile fighter squadrons. Enlarged and improved for...
|Born||Fort Worth, TX||6 March 1921|
Son of Garland Naaman Sr and Etta Page.
|Lived in||West Palm Beach, FL||1940|
|Based||Lashenden||1944 – 8 August 1944|
Assigned to 355FS, 354FG, 9AF USAAF.
|Baled out POW||8 August 1944|
Failed to Return (FTR) Lemons-Dreux, France area 8-Aug-44. Lt Page abandoned A/C Evreux-Chartres area. Prisoner of War (POW) MACR 8499
|Prisoner of War (POW)||Barth, Germany||8 August 1944 – May 1945|
Prisoner of War (POW). Stalag Luft I.
|Died||Alexandria, VA||20 April 2005|
|Buried||Arlington National Cemetery||23 April 2005|
Arlington National Cemetery
|20 October 2019 14:49:06||Al_Skiff||Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, suffix, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations|