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Dwight Fenton Alverson



Units served with

  • 405th Fighter Group

    405th Fighter Group

    The 405th Fighter Group was a fighter bomber unit of the United States Army Air Force in World War II. They group flew P-47 Thunderbolts in the European Theater of Operations (ETO) starting with the buildup to the Invasion of Normandy ("D-Day") through...

  • 510th Fighter Squadron

Associated Place

  • Christchurch

    Military site : airfield
    The original Christchurch Airport operated from 1935-39, and the airfield was used by the RAF from 1939 to 1941. It was the site of the Airspeed Aircraft factiry from 1940 to 51. Christchurch was developed for USAAF use in 1943, and the Ninth Air Force...


Event Location Date
Born Illinois, USA 16 July 1920
Buried Golden Gate National Cemetery, 1300 Sneath Lane, San Bruno, CA 94006, USA September 1997

Golden Gate National Cemetery
San Bruno
San Mateo County
California, USA
Plot: CA-18, 0, 1-J

Died Rohnert Park, CA, USA 20 September 1997


Date Contributor Update
12 December 2014 01:02:51 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations

Chris Brassfield