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Charles R Bennett

Military

Crew Number 7

Service

Units served with

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 568th Bomb Squadron

Associated Place

  • Framlingham

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force from 1942 to 43, Framlingham was home first to the 95th Bomb Group, before that unit moved to RAF Alconbury. From 1943 to 1945, it was operated by the 390th Bomb Group. The airfield was handed back to the RAF in 1945, and...

  • Big Spring Army Air Field

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 March 2018 17:14:21 Al_Skiff Changes to person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Correction.

Date Contributor Update
18 March 2018 15:33:00 Al_Skiff Changes to person associations, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Associated with pilot.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:05:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / www.390thspace.com/missions.php?name=Bennett%2C+Charles+R

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