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36th Troop Carrier Squadron

Squadron

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Cottesmore
Langham

Connections

People

  • Eugene Hock

    Military | Flight Officer | Pilot | 316th Troop Carrier Group
    Flight Officer Eugene (Gene) M. Hock, was a CG-4A glider pilot with the 316th Troop Carrier Group.

  • Hildren Tyson

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 316th Troop Carrier Group
    Assigned to 36TCS, 316TCG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Hit by flak over the drop zone in C-47A 43-48056, went down aflame, crew unable to bale out. Killed in Action (KIA). 23-Dec-44 MACR 11025. Awards: AM (2OLC), PH.

Aircraft

  • 42-23931

    C-47 Skytrain

  • 43-15179

    C-47 Skytrain

  • 43-15185

    C-47 Skytrain

  • 43-15638

    C-47 Skytrain

  • 43-36782

    CG-4A Haig
    CG-4A glider of the 316th Troop Carrier Group, serial number 43-36782.

  • 42-92679

    C-47 Skytrain
    Took part in Operation Eagle on 12 May 1944. After successfully completing the practice jump, the aircraft collided with C-47 42-108877 on the return journey. Crews reported a large explosion and a bright flash. All members of the crew were killed in...

  • 42-24269

    C-47 Skytrain

  • 43-15634

    C-47 Skytrain

  • 42-18909

    C-47 Skytrain

  • 43-15258

    C-47 Skytrain

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:48 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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