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"S/Sgt Parsons* of the 390th Bomb Group, wearing the Distinguished Flying Cross and Air Medal, 3-Aug-44 England."

* S/Sgt Albert E Parsons



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 569th Bomb Squadron


  • Albert Parsons

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Crew Number 25. Assigned to 569BS 390BG, 8AF USAAF. 35 x missions. Awards: DFC, AM(3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.


Date Contributor Update
08 March 2018 14:12:27 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations