Assumed command of the 1st Bombardment Wing on 27 July 1942.
Replaced by Colonel Newton Longfellow on 21 August 1942 per 1st Bombardment Wing General Orders #5 dated 21 August 1942.
Military site : non-airfield
The First Air Division HQ was established at the Grange Hotel, Brampton and very quickly became operational on 15th June 1942 under the command of Colonel Claude E Duncan; on 19th August, Brampton was officially activated as the First Bomb Wing...
|Born||Colorado, USA||20 August 1895|
|Commissioned||13 March 1918|
|Retired||30 September 1954|
|Died||1 December 1977|
|03 June 2018 19:37:49||bombercommand||Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations and place associations|
1st Bombardment Wing General Orders #2 dated 27 July 1942.