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Headquarters (490th Bomb Group)

Headquarters

Structure

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  • 490th Bomb Group

    490th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 490th Bomb Group, like the 486th and 487th Bomb Groups transitioned from flying B-24 Liberators to B-17 Flying Fortresses, which were used in combat missions from late August 1944. Based at Eye, Suffolk, the Group were focused in the early months...

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Eye

Connections

People

  • Robert Adair

    Military | First Sergeant | 490th Bomb Group

  • Willis Anderson

    Military | Telephone Switchboard Operator | 490th Bomb Group

  • George Andreason

    Military | Administrative Non-Commissioned Officer | 490th Bomb Group

  • William Andrews

    Military | Adjutant; Adjutant general | 490th Bomb Group

  • Roger Auger

    Military | Medical Non-Commissioned Officer | 490th Bomb Group

  • Edward Backer

    Military | 1420 | 490th Bomb Group

  • Wiliiam Barker

    Military | Duty Soldier III | 490th Bomb Group

  • Raymond Baze

    Military | Truck Driver, Light | 490th Bomb Group

  • R Beckwith

    Military | Duty Non-Commissioned Officer | 490th Bomb Group

  • John Ben

    Military | Airplane and Engine Mechanic | 490th Bomb Group

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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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