Military | Major | Bombarier | 397th Bomb Group
Donald Russell Berry of Forest City, PA served as a bombardier in the 9th Air Force of the Army during WWII. He flew 65 missions from March to December 1944 and earned 4 battle stars and 12 Oak Leaf Clusters.
Military | Technical Sergeant | Airplane Crew Chief MOS 059 | 397th Bomb Group
Technical Sergeant Andrew W. Essman was the dedicated crew chief of Aircraft B-26B-55-MA 42-96191/9FN nicknamed “The Milk Run Special.” ...
Military | Pilot | 397th Bomb Group
William Stockstill was a B 26 Marauder pilot in the 9th Air Force's 397 Bomb Group. One of the aircraft he flew was 42-96191, nicknamed 'Milk Run Special'.
Military site : airfield
Originally used from 1940 as a small, grass airfield, satellite for nearby RAF Bassingbourn, Steeple Morden was allocated to the Eighth Air Force in August 1942 as a potential bomber base. It was used briefly by the 3rd Photographic Group during the...
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|25 January 2015 00:08:27||Tanks||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations, place associations and media associations|