We ran the express truck service from Hurst Park racecourse hauling parts, supplies, munitions, etc. to 8th AF bases throughout England and supported the HQ at Bushy Park. Unit history avail. in the National Archives.
LOM/ AFCM 1Oak Leaf Cluster/ EAMECM/ ACM/ AOM/ WWIIVM/ AFRESM/ NDSM 1BSS/ AFLSR 5Oak Leaf Cluster/ JSCM/ LS-AF LSR
Military site : non-airfield
Named Camp Griffiss after Colonel Townsend Griffiss, the first US casualty of the war, killed when his aircraft was downed by friendly fire. ...
|Born||Bridgeport, Connecticut||17 December 1922|