Base Air Depot 3

Object Number - UPL 19791 - Langford Lodge AF 597, Base Air Depot #3. Sited on the shores of Lough Neagh in Northern Ireland. Run initialy by Lockheed Corporation for the 8th AF.

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People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: Base Air Depot 3 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars 322nd Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 13114156
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: Base Air Depot 3 Headquarters (403rd Air Depot)
  • Service Numbers: 15081604
  • Highest Rank: Private
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: Base Air Depot 3 VIII Air Force Service Command
  • Service Numbers: 2044668
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Maggie
  • Unit: Base Air Depot 3 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs 67th Bomb Squadron
A P-38 Lightning nicknamed "Droop Snoot".
  • Aircraft Type: P-38 Lightning
  • Nicknames: Droop Snoot
  • Unit: Base Air Depot 3
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Ding Dong Daddy From Dixie Capricorn
  • Unit: Base Air Depot 3 486th Bomb Group 834th Bomb Squadron 835th Bomb Squadron 98th Bomb Group
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Scorpio
  • Unit: Base Air Depot 3 486th Bomb Group 833rd Bomb Squadron 834th Bomb Squadron 465th Bomb Group 781st Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-38 Lightning
  • Unit: Base Air Depot 3

Revisions

Date5 Jan 2016 19:50:14
ContributorAl_Skiff
Sources

AAM DB Entry.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:42:43
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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