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Alexander R Pearson

Military

Served as Commanding Officer of the 2027th Engineer Aviation Fire Fighting Platoon (Sep-Nov 44)

Service

People

  • Bruce Rutledge

    Military | First Lieutenant | 2027th Commanding Officer (Nov 44 - Apr 45)

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Associated Place

  • Duxford

    Military site : airfield
    RAF Duxford, now a museum and still a working airfield, was operated by the USAAF from 1943 to 1945. The base was briefly the home of the 350th Fighter Group in late 1942, but it was not until April 1943 that it became a fully American station when the...

Events

Event Location Date
Lived in 8015 Keene Rd, Norfolk, VA 23505, USA 1946

Contact address given in the Duxford Diary

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 November 2016 09:38:30 Lucy May Changes to events
Sources

The Duxford Diary, unit history.

Date Contributor Update
17 November 2016 14:05:35 usaeff Changes to role, biography, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Fire Trucks At War: http://www.firetrucks-atwar.com/
Army Firefighting website: http://www.armyfirefighting.com
http://www.station131.co.uk/78th_FG/Memorial_page.htm

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:03:16 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit roster in the book Duxford Diary by the Duxford Aviation Society, 1989 edition

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