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Hitcham

Military site : non-airfield

Prior to the move of the 4th Stategic Air Depot to Hitcham in April 1944, this station number had been associated with Wattisham.

Exact location unknown.

Service

Units

People

  • Bernard Chesler

    Military | Flight Officer | Fighter pilot | 21st Air Depot Group
    Assigned to 357FS, 355FG, 8AF USAAF. Suspended from Flying Duty. Assigned to 21st Depot Repair Sqn. Transferred to 357FS, 355FG, 8AF USAAF. EOW. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Richard Christopher

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 353rd Fighter Group
    Assigned to 352FS, 353FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 56SCS, 353FG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • William Cooley

    Military | Corporal | Carpenter | 21st Air Depot Group
    Toward the end of the war he was given an unusual assignment, to build a conference table 24'x4'. After completing the table, he was to 'Black ' out the room where the table was placed. When he finished he was whisked away on a 3 day pass to London....

  • Robert Randall

    Military | Corporal | Airplane Electrical Mechanic 685
    Good Conduct; Victory Medal; EAME Medal Dist. Unit Citation

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:02:16 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Barry Anderson, Army Air Forces Stations (Alabama, 1985) / Office of History, Headquarters Third Air Force, United States Air Forces in Europe; Installations and USAAF Combat Units in the United Kingdom 1942-1945, Revised and Expanded Edition (February 1967, Revised October 1980).

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