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Eugene Noble


Eugene Noble was a C-47 pilot who dropped American paratroopers into Normandy on D-Day.
Awarded French Legion of Honour in June 2014.

The Oklahoman published an article about Eugene Noble on November 9, 2014:


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Associated Place

  • Exeter

    Military site : airfield
    A private grass airfield 1930s, and Exeter Airport 1938-39, the airfield was also used by National Air Communications (responsible for managing civil flying at the start of the Second World War). Home to part of the Royal Aeronautical Establishment and...


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Lives in Tulsa, OK, USA 2014

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Date Contributor Update
29 December 2017 17:44:04 patelie Changes to highest rank and biography

Eugene dropped American (and not British) paratroopers

Date Contributor Update
17 November 2014 15:25:40 Lucy May Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations