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S/SGT HOWARD L. ABNEY with his pinup collection
[Photo courtesy of the James E. Wylde Family]




  • Howard Abney

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    11 missions from July to August 1943. Severely wounded and unable to return to active duty as gunner. 1. 10 July 1943-Poix, France2. 14 July, 1943-Villacoublay, France3. 24 July 1943-Heroya, Norway4. 25 July 1943-Hamburg, Germany5. 26 July 1943-Hamburg...


  • Molesworth

    Military site : airfield
    Molesworth was one of the early stations used by the Eighth Air Force in the UK, first occupied by the 15th Bomb Squadron’s Douglas Bostons in June 1942. Built in 1940 and extended and improved in 1942, Molesworth is most associated with the 303rd...


Date Contributor Update
10 May 2021 18:18:40 acbernstein1 Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources [Photo courtesy of the James E. Wylde Family]