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2099th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon

Platoon

Activated per Paragraph 2, General Orders 258, 1st Bombardment Division dated 6 Apr 1944

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Stations

Station Location Date
Established 10 April 1944
Based Thurleigh

Connections

People

  • Odell Barber

    Military | Sergeant | Fireman | 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers
    He was with the 2099th Fire Fighting Engineers as a Crash Crew Chief at Thurleigh. He served for 29 months: 1943-1945. Returned stateside in November 1945.

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 December 2016 18:27:01 usaeff Changes to description, unit encompassing associations and stations
Sources

http://www.306bg.us/Echoes%20files/97apr222.pdf

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:59 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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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