2018th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon

Platoon

Object Number - UPL 24314

Unit departed New York Port of Embarkation on 8 October 1943 on the S.S. Thurston arriving at Courock, Scotland on 17 October 1943.

Commanding Officers

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 2018th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon
  • Service Numbers: O-1114530
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: 2018th EAFFP Commanding Officer

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Unit stations

Station Location Date

Based

Keevil 19 October 1943

Based

Kassel/Rothwesten 19 April 1945 - 28 April 1945

Based

29 April 1945

Based

Ibsley

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 392nd Bomb Group 576th Bomb Squadron 2018th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon
  • Service Numbers: 33539919
  • Highest Rank: Corporal (Technician Fifth Grade)
  • Role/Job: Fire Fighter
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 2018th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon 2151st Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon
  • Service Numbers: 13033394
  • Highest Rank: Private
  • Role/Job: Firefighter
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 2018th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon 2151st Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon
  • Service Numbers: 32757566
  • Highest Rank: Private
  • Role/Job: Firefighter
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Unit: 2018th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon 2151st Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon
  • Service Numbers: 31292054
  • Highest Rank: Private First Class
  • Role/Job: Firefighter
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 2018th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon
  • Service Numbers: 36276651
  • Highest Rank: Private First Class
  • Role/Job: Fire Fighter

Revisions

Date27 Dec 2016 02:05:55
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Sources

Unit History obtained from USAF

Date26 Dec 2016 20:10:05
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Unit History obtained from USAF

Date14 Nov 2016 22:16:04
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Unit History received from Air Force Historical Research Agency

Date14 Nov 2016 22:15:04
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Logo designed by Martin Stillivent for the book, Fire Fighters in Fatigues, and provided here courtesy of James G. Davis

Date13 Nov 2016 21:11:32
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Unit History received from Air Force Historical Research Agency

Date13 Nov 2016 20:11:54
Contributorusaeff
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Unit History received from Air Force Historical Research Agency (AFHRA)

Date27 Sep 2014 18:42:59
ContributorAAM
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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