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LTC Adelbert DeHart Cross
Command Pilot
389th BG
Participated in Operation Tidal Wave
Later served as base operations officer at Keesler AAF, Mississippi

Connections

Units

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

People

  • Adelbert Cross

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Command Pilot
    Took part in Operation Tidal Wave, the raid on Ploesti on 1 August 1943, flying B-24 Liberator 42-40733.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 April 2019 17:01:17 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/1265/40392_B064799-00027?pid=245381...

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