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Ice hockey at Chelveston Airfield, 305th Bomb Group.

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Units

  • 305th Bomb Group Can Do

    305th Bomb Group Can Do

    Group
    The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...

  • 366th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Otto Kuhlmann

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    First Lieutenant Otto W Kuhlmann served as a pilot with the 305th Bomb Group from Chelveston. His first mission was a raid to Heroya, Norway on 24 July 1943. ...

Locations

  • Chelveston

    Military site : airfield
    Chelveston was adapted and expanded in preparation for the arrival of American forces. Rather than heavy bombers, the first aircraft to fly from its runways were C-47 Skytrains that were flown by the 60th Troop Carrier Group in July 1942. The first...

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Date Contributor Update
05 October 2018 11:14:56 general ira snapsorter Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Information provided by relative, John Kuhlmann, from an Autobiography which he compiled detailing the part played in the War effort by the three Kuhlmann brothers, Otto, Walter and Edward.

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