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Calvin C Batchelder

Military

Oct 2, 1943 B-26C-16MO 41-34948 'Miss Murial' had retracted gear at takeoff. Crew returned to action. 386th BG was part of the 8th BG from July-October 1943.

Service

Units served with

  • 386th Bomb Group

    386th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 386th Bomb Group flew B-26 Marauders for the Eighth and Ninth Air Forces. Whilst with the Eighth, the Group developed the formation release procedure for the B-26 on missions that targeted aerodromes, marshalling yards and V-weapon sites along the...

  • 555th Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
31 October 2015 17:25:44 intrepid Changes to surname, firstname, role and awards
Sources

From personal knowledge of the service member, who is living in Alton Bay NH USA.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:06:37 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

AccidentReports.com, Losses of the 8th and 9th AFs by Bishop and Hey p. 301 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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