Byron Trent, Commanding Officer of the 333rd Bomb Squadro, 94th Bomb Group, with a Disney bomb in the bomb dump at Bury St. Edmunds (Rougham). Image via Byron Trent. Written on slide casing: '94 BG Bury bomb dump, Disney bomb.'
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An airman of the 94th Bomb Group with a Disney bomb in the bomb dumb at Bury St. Edmunds (Rougham). Image via Bryon Trent. Written on slide casing: '94 BG Bury bomb dump, Disney bomb.'
Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...
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Military | Major | Commanding Officer of 333rd Bomb Squadron
Byron Trent was the Commanding Officer of the 333rd Bomb Squadron, 94th Bomb Group, which was based at Bury St Edmunds (Rougham), UK.
Military site : airfield
The airfield was purpose-built for American bomb groups and as such had a 2,000 yard main runway that lain in concrete with a tarred and wood-chipped surface. The scale of bases such as this meant that very often the technical, administrative and...