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David A Babcock

Military

Flew on 18 missions

Service

Units served with

Associated Place

  • Snetterton

    Military site : non-airfield

  • Snetterton Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Battle Creek, Michigan 22 February 1922
Buried Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Michigan

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 November 2020 03:34:49 Nicholas Babcock Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

grandson.

Date Contributor Update
26 November 2020 03:33:51 Nicholas Babcock Changes to highest rank
Sources

Grandson.

Date Contributor Update
26 November 2020 03:31:17 Nicholas Babcock Changes to place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Grandson

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:59 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit history/son; Snetterton Falcons pg 235

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