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Charles Woodford Mylius Jr.,
University of Virginia. 1941

Connections

People

  • Charles Mylius

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    In 1940 at age of 16 he was a Captain Adjutant on Staff and Member of the Honor Court in the John Marshall Corps of Cadets at John Marshall High School in Richmond, Virginia. He graduated at the age of 16!

Aircraft

  • 43-38095

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 25/6/44; Kearney 13/7/44; Grenier 20/7/44; Assigned 418BS/100BG [LD-X] Thorpe Abbotts 22/7/44 McGUIRE’S SQUIRES (npo); crashed on take off for mission 20/11/44 with Stan Dobrogowski, crew unknown; crashed Scole, near Diss, Nfk;...

Locations

  • Thorpe Abbotts

    Military site : airfield
    Home of the 'Bloody Hundredth’, a Bomb Group with a reputation for high casualty rates, Thorpe Abbotts was under USAAF control from June 1943 to the end of the war. Some of the airfield survives today, and the control tower houses the 100th Bomb Group...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 April 2021 00:28:41 acbernstein1 Created entry with caption, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

"U.S., School Yearbooks, 1880-2012"; School Name: University of Richmond; Year: 1941

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