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John Haddad

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 452nd Bomb Group

    452nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 452nd Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deopham Green, Norfolk, from January 1944. The air crews hit strategic sites in Germany but also supported the movement of ground forces across Europe after D-Day. On 6 June 1944 itself, the Group...

  • 730th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Deopham Green

    Military site : airfield
    Deopham Green was another air base constructed after America's entry into the war to Class A standards for use by the B-17 Flying Fortress heavy bomber. When the 452nd Bomb Group arrived in January 1943 they found a main runway of 2,000 yards, two...

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 April 2020 20:51:39 stljan Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

John Haddad diary 1944

Date Contributor Update
25 July 2019 17:52:04 CallyBoatwright452ndBGA Changes to aircraft associations
Sources

Carolyn Boatwright 452nd

Date Contributor Update
23 June 2019 17:41:06 stljan Changes to media associations
Sources

American Air Museum
State Archives of North Carolina (public)

Date Contributor Update
19 June 2019 00:44:26 stljan Changes to awards
Sources

National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

Date Contributor Update
19 June 2019 00:17:52 stljan Changes to service number, highest rank, role, awards and place associations
Sources

National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:15:27 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

1999 Unit Roster / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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