406th Bomb Squadron

Squadron
The unofficial insignia of the 406th Bomb Squadron.

Object Number - FRE 5296 - The unofficial insignia of the 406th Bomb Squadron.

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Unit stations

Station Location Date

Based

Harrington

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 406th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy) 801st Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron 858th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-684468
  • Role/Job: Co-Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: VIII Air Force Composite Command 482nd Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron 492nd Bomb Group Carpetbaggers
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Radio Operator Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy) 801st Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 11111521
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: D
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 801st Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron 858th Bomb Squadron 492nd Bomb Group Carpetbaggers
  • Service Numbers: 16108322
  • Role/Job: Engineer, Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Unit: 801st Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Unit: 801st Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Unit: 801st Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Unit: 801st Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Unit: 801st Bomb Group 406th Bomb Squadron

Mission

Revisions

Date13 Mar 2015 16:23:13
Contributorrossingtonj
Sources

Type added.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:42:49
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / 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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