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29th Troop Carrier Squadron

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Folkingham

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  • Dwight Crist

    Military | First Lieutenant | 313th Troop Carrier Group
    On 12 October 1943, Crist was piloting C-47 Skytrain (serial number 41-38704) through broken cloud, with CG-4A Haig glider tug. 60 miles from Algiers he felt the glider pull three times, and come loose. ...

  • Carl Erickson

    Military | Flight Officer | Glider Pilot | 313th Troop Carrier Group
    On 12 October 1943, Erickson was piloting a CG-4A Haig Glider, towed by tug from C-47 Skytrain (serial number 41-38704) in the Mediterranian Theatre of Operations. The C-47 was flying through broken cloud, when 60 miles from Algiers the pilot felt...

  • Richard Loomis

    Military | First Lieutenant | 313th Troop Carrier Group
    On 12 October 1943, Loomis was piloting C-47 Skytrain (serial number 41-38704) through broken cloud, with CG-4A Haig glider tug. 60 miles from Algiers he felt the glider pull three times, and come loose. ...

  • Archie McDaniel

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Crew Cheif | 313th Troop Carrier Group
    On 12 October 1943, McDaniel was crew chief on a CG-4A Haig Glider, towed by tug from C-47 Skytrain (serial number 41-38704) in the Mediterranean Theatre of Operations. The C-47 was flying through broken cloud, when 60 miles from Algiers the pilot felt...

Aircraft

  • 41-38704

    C-47 Skytrain
    Assigned to USAAF 22 December 1942, transferred to Mediterranean Theatre 12 May 1943. ...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:47 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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