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Byron Trent


Byron Trent was the Commanding Officer of the 333rd Bomb Squadron, 94th Bomb Group, which was based at Bury St Edmunds (Rougham), UK.

Some time after the war, Byron Trent shared with colour slides with historian Roger Freeman. They are now part of IWM's Roger Freeman Collection.


Units served with

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 333rd Bomb Squadron

    333rd Bomb Squadron

    Part of 94th Bomb Group.

Associated Place

  • Bury St Edmunds

    Military site : airfield
    The airfield was purpose-built for American bomb groups and as such had a 2,000 yard main runway that lain in concrete with a tarred and wood-chipped surface. The scale of bases such as this meant that very often the technical, administrative and...


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21 March 2018 12:21:14 Lucy May Changes to biography

Date Contributor Update
21 March 2018 12:17:29 Lucy May Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, unit associations, place associations and media associations

'Bombers of WWII' by Jeffrey Ethell: