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Mourmelon

Military site : airfield

Detailed history

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English Heritage's record description

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Service

Units

  • 358th Fighter Group

    358th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 358th Fighter Group flew seventeen missions with the Eighth Air Force from Leiston air base. At the beginning of February 1944 the Group were transferred to the Ninth Air Force in exchange for the 357th Fighter Group. With the Ninth, the Group went...

  • 434th Troop Carrier Group
  • 74th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • 840th Engineer Aviation Battalion

    840th Engineer Aviation Battalion

    Battalion
    The 840th Engineer Battalion (Aviation) was activated on 1 September 1942, at Bradley Field, Connecticut, and assigned to the First Air Force. The unit was alerted for overseas service in April 1943, and set sail for England aboard Aquitania on 10 May...

People

  • John Buchanan

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 358th Fighter Group

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 February 2017 12:05:31 general ira snapsorter Created entry with name, number, known as, latitude and longitude
Sources

Place added with details from:
- "Battle Colors Volume III - Insignia and Tactical Markings of the Ninth Air Force in World War Two' by Robert A. Watkins;
- http://www.ixengineercommand.com/airfields/physical.php

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