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403rd Air Depot

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Langford Lodge

Connections

People

  • Donald McFall

    Military | Private | 403rd Air Depot
    McFall was Dishonourably Discharged from the USAAF on 21 October 1943 and sentenced to 5 years hard labour for sleeping at his post at Langford Lodge on 6 October 1943.

Aircraft

  • 41-24480 'The Bad Penny'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 324BS/91BG [DF-B] Bangor 31/8/42; Bassingbourn 26/9/42; 322BS [LG-A] 5/43 16+m; taken off operations and transferred 403 AD 2/7/43; 8AF HQ Sqd 15/8/43 for VIP duties. Salvaged 19/10/44. Used as camera ship to film Major William Wilder's...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:45 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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