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William Archer

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 1st Bomb Wing

    1st Bomb Wing

    Wing
    The First Bomb Wing arrived in the UK in July 1942. The wing command became the 1st Bomb Division in August 1943, while the wing was retitled the 1st Combat Bomb Wing.

Associated Place

  • Brampton Grange

    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...

Events

Event Location Date
Lived in Webster Avenue, New York City

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 November 2019 11:26:29 Emily Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Depicted in FRE 10930

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