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Milton W Arnold


Overseas 1942 to establish ATC Atlantic Ferry Route as staff meteorologist; assisted in planning secret route for Allied Chiefs' Casablanca Conference, January 1943. Commander of the 389th Bomb Group.

SS/ DFC/ AM w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster



  • Philip Ardery

    Military | Major General | Pilot | 389th Bomb Group
    Silver Star/ 2 DFCs/ 4 Air Medals/ Croix de Guerre. ...

  • Edward Timberlake

    Military | Brigadier General | Commanding General | 453rd Bomb Group
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Units served with

  • 2nd Air Division

    2nd Air Division

    In December 1944, the 2nd Bomb Division was redesginated the 2nd Air Division.

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...


Event Location Date
Born Hogansville, Georgia 23 May 1907


Date Contributor Update
23 January 2019 22:55:25 Dieterle Changes to biography

Rebecca Grant, "Jimmy Stewart's Air Force," AIR FORCE Magazine (January, 2015): 58.

Date Contributor Update
23 January 2019 22:39:27 Dieterle Changes to person associations

Richard Dieterle: identity of Edward J Timberlake with Ted Timberlake.

Date Contributor Update
23 January 2019 20:15:22 Dieterle Changes to person associations

Philip Ardery, Bomber Pilot: A Memoir of World War II (Lexington: The University Press of Kentucky: 1978) 156.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:20:18 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Who's Who in the Eighth Air Force and/or Biographical Directory Command & Staff Officers Eighth Air Force 1942-45