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Thomas Dorsey Monroe

Military

Flew on B-17 #42-37881 'Leap Year Lady'

AM

Service

Units served with

  • 305th Bomb Group Can Do

    305th Bomb Group Can Do

    Group
    The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...

  • 365th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-37771

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 23/8/43; Scott 30/9/43; Assigned 422BS/305BG [JJ-Q] Chelveston 18/10/43; transferred 858BS Watton 24/6/44; retUS 121 BU Bradley 3/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 21/9/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Cold Spring, New York 13 January 1924
Died 20 May 2009
Buried Cold Spring, New York

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:25:52 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Son, Picture on Pg 182 of John Burn One-Zero-Five - The Story of Chelveston Airfield and the 305th Bomb Group in Pictures

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