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Geiger Field

Military site : airfield

Detailed history

Named after Major Harold Geiger

English Heritage's record description

Not yet known

Service

Units

  • 301st Bomb Group

    301st Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 3-February-1942 at Geiger Field, Washington and equipped with B-17s. On 27-May-1942 the ground unit moved to Alamogordo Army Air Field, New Mexico, and the aircraft went to Muroc Army Air Field (now Edwards Air Force Base), California for...

People

  • Daniel Mangan

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 95th Bomb Group
    Daniel J Mangan was the co-pilot of B-17 42-38123 'To Hell Or Glory'. The aircraft suffered mechanical failure and crashed at Outer, Belgium on 23 June 1944. Mangan was Killed in Action. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 October 2014 23:44:13 Paul Bellamy Created entry with name, known as, latitude, longitude, usaaf from date, usaaf to date and history
Sources

401BG records (401BG Association)

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