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Allen Elmer Tamsett


Enlisted USAAF in Dec 41 after training at Wichita Falls, TX sent overseas to Northern Island in 1942, assigned to 7th Air Depot Repair Squadron at Warton. As flight engineer he did fly on some missions too when he moved to a Bomb Group near Bury St. Edmunds. Our records indicate this Repair Squadron was transfereed to the 9th AAF in 1944, from the 8th.


Units served with

  • 7th Air Depot Group
  • Base Air Depot 2

    Base Air Depot 2

    During 1942 to 1945 Warton Aerodrome was Base Air Depot No. 2, Station 582 of the U.S. 8th Air Force. In the three years it was active it processed over 10,000 aircraft and saw over 45,000 aircraft movements. Every type of American aircraft used in the...


Event Location Date
Born Carrington North Dakota 2 April 1918
Died 1 June 1905
Buried Fleetwood, Lancaster, UK


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:03:28 AAM AAM ingest

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / son