Activated per Paragraph 2, General Orders 258, 1st Bombardment Division dated 6 Apr 1944
Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...
|Established||10 April 1944|
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.
|24 December 2016 18:27:01||usaeff||Changes to description, unit encompassing associations and stations|
|27 September 2014 18:42:59||AAM||AAM ingest|
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)