Cadre of the 91st Bomb Group (H) Technical Inspection Department, AF Station 121, Bassinbourn, England, circa 1943. Left to right, MSgt. Rice C Linn, Chief Communications Inspector, Cpl. Don Northcott, Asst. Clerk, Major William M Cornell, Commander, MSgt. Larry Simpson, Chief Engineering Inspector, MSgt. Malcolm Coubrough, Chief Clerk, MSgt. Sheppard, Chief Armament Inspector.
The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...
Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Commander, Air Inspectors Office, 91st Bomb Group (H), Bassingbourn, England, 1942-1945
Military | Master Sergeant (1st Grade) | Chief Administrative Clerk, Air Inspectors Office, 91st Bomb Group (H), Bassingbourn, England, 1942-1945
Military | Master Sergeant (1st Grade) | Chief Communications Inspector, Air Inspectors Office, 91st Bomb Group (H), Bassingbourn, England, 1942-1945
M/SGT Rice C. Linn photo collection, 91st Bomb Group (H), May 1942 – September 1945. Prior to the beginning of WWII Rice C. Linn was a member of the Texas National Guard, 112th Cavalry Regiment, 56th Cavalry Brigade. With war looming he resigned the...
Military site : airfield
Now home to a museum all about the aifield and its USAAF residents (http://www.towermuseumbassingbourn.co.uk/) , Bassingbourn opened in 1938 as part of the RAF's pre-war expansion programme. The RAF continued to use it until late in 1942 when its long...