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Anthony Quintus Mustoe

Military

Chief Weather Officer, 8th Air Force from April 1942 to December 1943.

Air Inspector, 1st Bombardment Division from December 1943 to June 1944.

Commanding Officer 305th Bombardment Group 22-Jun-1944 to 22-Oct-1944.

Commanding Officer, 40th Combat Bomb Wing from 22 October 1944 to 1 March 1946.
Retired in June 1947.

AM/ DUC

Service

People

  • Cordes Tiemann

    Military | Colonel | Staff Weather Oficer
    "In July, 1942, Lt. Col. Cordes F. Tiemann was assigned as Staff Weather Officer for Eighth Air Force Bomber Command, and proceeded to the United Kingdom to organize operating weather detachments associated with the Eighth Air Force." ...

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Units served with

  • 1st Bomb Division
  • 305th Bomb Group Can Do

    305th Bomb Group Can Do

    Group
    The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...

  • 18th Weather Squadron

Associated Place

  • Chelveston

    Military site : airfield
    Chelveston was adapted and expanded in preparation for the arrival of American forces. Rather than heavy bombers, the first aircraft to fly from its runways were C-47 Skytrains that were flown by the 60th Troop Carrier Group in July 1942. The first...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Charlottesville, Virginia 8 January 1904
Died Rutherfordton, NC, USA 3 April 1994

Burial:
Saint Francis Episcopal Cemetery
Rutherfordton
Rutherford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Garden of Ashes

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 September 2017 12:46:16 Al_Skiff Changes to media associations
Sources

Roger Freeman Photo.

Date Contributor Update
07 July 2017 16:29:22 bombercommand Changes to biography
Sources

Information from duplicate AAM file https://www.americanairmuseum.com/person/9867 was consolidated with this file.

Date Contributor Update
05 July 2017 22:51:30 bombercommand Changes to middlename and events
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https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=mustoe&GSfn=antho...

Date Contributor Update
05 July 2017 22:46:41 bombercommand Changes to unit associations
Sources

Biographical Directory of the 8th Air Force 1942-1945
(Command and Staff Officers) by Russell Strong.

Date Contributor Update
05 July 2017 22:45:52 bombercommand Changes to biography
Sources

Biographical Directory of the 8th Air Force 1942-1945
(Command and Staff Officers) by Russell Strong.

Date Contributor Update
05 July 2017 22:45:14 bombercommand Changes to media associations
Sources

Biographical Directory of the 8th Air Force 1942-1945
(Command and Staff Officers) by Russell Strong.

Date Contributor Update
05 July 2017 22:38:26 bombercommand Changes to service number, biography and unit associations
Sources

Biographical Directory of the 8th Air Force 1942-1945
(Command and Staff Officers) by Russell Strong.

Date Contributor Update
23 November 2014 21:00:48 Lee8thbuff Changes to place associations
Sources

Lee Cunningham 23-Nov-2014. Added connection to Cheleveston

Date Contributor Update
23 November 2014 20:37:38 Lee8thbuff Changes to biography and awards
Sources

Lee Cunningham 23-Nov-2014.Added CO 305BG dates to history: http://www.usaaf.com/8thaf/bomber/305bg.HTM

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:03:51 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Who's Who in the Eighth Air Force and/or Biographical Directory Command & Staff Officers Eighth Air Force 1942-45

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