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53rd Troop Carrier Wing

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Missions

  • IX Troop Carrier Command Field Order 1

    6 June 1944
    IX Troop Carrier Command Field Order No 1 was originally issued on 31 May 1944, before being amended on 4 June 1944. It determined the role that 9th Air Force Troop Carrier Command would play in the assault phase of Operation Neptune- the Normandy...

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People

  • Julia Boles

    Military | 392nd Bomb Group
    on Temporary Duty to 392nd, attached to Gp Hq

  • Charles Bounds

    Military | 392nd Bomb Group
    On Temporary Duty to 392nd, attached to Gp Hq

  • Wilfred Brand

    Military | 392nd Bomb Group
    On Temporary Duty to 392nd, attached to Gp Hq

  • Richard Mervyn

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 436th Troop Carrier Group
    From Ohio

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:44 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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