98th Combat Bomb Wing

Wing

Object Number - UPL 48275 - BGEN Harold Loring Mace Commander Officer 416th BG Commander Officer 98th Combat Bomb Wing 9th Air Force

Commanding Officers

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 387th Bomb Group
  • Highest Rank: Colonel
  • Role/Job: Commanding Officer 387th

Connections

See how this entry relates to other items in the archive by exploring the connections below.

Unit stations

Station Location Date

Based

Dover Army Air Base 18 July 1944 - 19 August 1944

Based

Lessay 23 August 1944

Based

Chartres 24 September 1944

Based

Laon/Athies 2 October 1944

Based

Venlo 3 May 1945

Other

Redesignated

Based

Earls Colne

Based

Previously was

  • Unit Hierarchy: Wing
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Combat organisation

Encompassing

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 98th Combat Bomb Wing 416th Bomb Group Headquarters (416th Bomb Group)
  • Service Numbers: O-17955
  • Highest Rank: Brigadier General
  • Role/Job: Pilot - Group Commander - Wing Commander

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: Oxford
  • Unit: 98th Combat Bomb Wing

Revisions

Date4 Sep 2019 15:20:04
ContributorEmily
Sources

Air Force Combat Units of World War II

Date27 Sep 2014 18:42:44
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)

98th Combat Bomb Wing: Gallery (1 items)