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Headquarters (100th Bomb Group)

Headquarters

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Structure

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  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

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Stations

Station Location Date
Transited through Podington 6 June 1943 – 8 June 1943
Based Thorpe Abbotts 8 June 1943 – 20 December 1945

Connections

People

  • A Abney

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Instructor | 100th Bomb Group

  • C Aglietti

    Military | Lieutenant | Intelligence | 100th Bomb Group

  • R Albrecht

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 100th Bomb Group
    418TH COMMAND PILOT. CPT

  • C Anderson

    Military | Sergeant | Supply | 100th Bomb Group

  • D Anderson

    Military | Corporal | Radar | 100th Bomb Group

  • W Anderson

    Military | Corporal | SWITCHBOARD | 100th Bomb Group

  • W Anderson

    Military | Lieutenant | AAF Gunnery Instructor | 100th Bomb Group

  • Millard Arick

    Military | Captain | Intelligence Flak Department | 100th Bomb Group

  • M Armour

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Intelligence | 100th Bomb Group

  • Cv Ashworth

    Military | Lieutenant | 100th Bomb Group

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Citations

Two Presidential Unit Citations
1. Regensburg, Germany - August 17, 1943
2. Berlin, Germany-March 4, 6, 8, 1944

French Croix de Guerre with Palm-25 June – 31 December 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 October 2014 02:18:46 mpfaley Changes to type, nicknames, aircraft types and unit part of associations
Sources

Michael P. Faley-100th Bomb Group Historian, www.100thbg.com

Date Contributor Update
07 October 2014 02:07:52 mpfaley Changes to citations, description and stations
Sources

Michael P. Faley-100th Bomb Group Historian, www.100thbg.com

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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