36th Troop Carrier Squadron

Squadron
media-15951.jpeg UPL 15951 Flight Officer Eugene (Gene) M. Hock of the 316th Troop Carrier Group, stands next to a CG-4A glider, serial number 43-36782.

Photograph sent by Eugene's son, Stephen Hock, to the Langham Village History Group.

Object Number - UPL 15951 - Flight Officer Eugene (Gene) M. Hock of the 316th Troop Carrier Group, stands next to a CG-4A glider, serial number 43-36782.

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Unit stations

Station Location Date

Based

Cottesmore

Other

Langham

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Flight Officer
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: co-pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 13078385 / O-680121
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: C-47 Skytrain
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: C-47 Skytrain
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: C-47 Skytrain
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: C-47 Skytrain
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: C-47 Skytrain
  • Unit: 316th Troop Carrier Group 36th Troop Carrier Squadron

Related videos and documents

  • Media Type: Document
  • Object Number: Document 57668
  • Description: Official Air Corps accident report for the collision that destroyed this aircraft.

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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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