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853rd Air Engineering Squadron

Squadron

The 853rd Air Engineering Squadron was Activated on 15 April 1945 per provisions of HQ 8th Air Force General Orders #52 dated 12 April 1945

Structure

Part of
  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

Encompassing
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Previously was
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Became
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Stations

Station Location Date
Established Kimbolton 15 April 1945

Connections

People

  • M Banks

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Vehicle Maintenance | 379th Bomb Group

  • L Larson

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Armament Shop | 379th Bomb Group

  • D Mayfield

    Military | First Sergeant | 379th Bomb Group

  • O Moe

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Welding Shop | 379th Bomb Group

  • G Musalek

    Military | Master Sergeant | Automotive Maintenance | 379th Bomb Group

  • Denis O'Brien

    Military | Lieutenant | Personal Equipment Officer | 379th Bomb Group

  • J Reed

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Supply Sergeant | 379th Bomb Group

  • W Tkachuk

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Parachute Shop | 379th Bomb Group

  • L Tolson

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Paint and Dope Shop | 379th Bomb Group

  • Jr Woodson

    Military | First Lieutenant | Adjutant | 379th Bomb Group

Citations

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 April 2019 20:58:09 bombercommand Changes to type, description, air forces, aircraft types, unit encompassing associations and stations
Sources

HQ, 8th AF General Orders #52 dated 12 April 1945

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:51 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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