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#42. Bernard R. Gold Collection, 2nd Lieutenant US Army Air Corp,
89th Troop Carrier Squadron, 438th Troop Carrier Group,
42. During combat days in England, France and Germany
Plane, C47, ‘Bama’ Bitch II, #4:
"Hotshot Christy & crew
Deal, Hirsch, plane and crew
Moe Beard’s hot box"



  • Bernard Gold

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Crew Chief, Co-Pilot
    My Dad was not unlike many kids who grew up in the 1930's during and after the depression. At the time, Rockland County, NY, was populated with many of the immigrant families that came from Europe after WWI -- the schools were small by today's scale...


  • Amiens

    Military site : airfield


Date Contributor Update
08 October 2019 19:03:08 Pepper Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations

These photographs were taken by my father, Bernard R. Gold, Rockland County, NY, and entered in an album by my mother.
I hope other families can find their men in them.
Sandra Ericson