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Lt. Ernest Anders Erickson after Berlin mission at Horham Airfield in the UK- May 1944, standing below B-17 "Lily of the Lamplight." (44-6085)
Mark Jon Erickson©2016
c/o Mark Erickson Studio




  • Ernest Erickson

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    An Aviator's Dream: The Man From Painted Woods ...


  • 44-6085 Lili of the Lamplight

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    For the book (An Aviator’s Dream - The Man From Painted Woods) Mostly photos and articles on my father, Lt Ernest Anders Erickson, I am assembling, have spent a lot of time researching the fate of his last ship. ...


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    29 April 1944


  • Horham

    Military site : airfield
    Horham airfield was planned and built for RAF use, but handed over to the Eighth Air Force and used initially by the 47th Bomb Group. When they joined the Twelfth Air Force in January 1943, it became home to the B-26 Marauders of the 323rd Bomb Group....


Date Contributor Update
03 March 2016 17:58:51 Mark Erickson Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations

I am his son, Mark Jon Erickson. I have all his records, archives, photos etc.
Here at this site you can see some of his Air Corps photographs. More will be posted
March 2016
I hold all copyrights on all photos etc i post here.