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7th Air Depot Group

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People

  • Francis Abbe

    Military | Sergeant | Ground Crew | 364th Fighter Group
    Had several ground straffings-close calls by buzz bombs 3 group citations

  • Joseph Lowe

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 7th Air Depot Group
    3 December 1942 after takeoff from Speke crashed into Hen Mountain, Northern Wales, in bad weather. Seriously injured. AC was Oxford II R6179

  • Clifford Park

    Military | Sergeant | 7th Air Depot Group
    was in England from Aug 1942 to Oct 1945

  • John Pearce

    Military | First Lieutenant | 7th Air Depot Group
    3 December 1942 after takeoff from Speke crashed into Hen Mountain, Northern Wales, in bad weather. Seriously injured. AC was Oxford II R6179

  • Allen Tamsett

    Military | Private | Flight Engineer | 7th Air Depot Group
    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....

Aircraft

  • R6179

    Oxford
    Airspeed Oxford R6179, assigned to 7th Air Depot Group, 9AF USAAF. Returning to Langford Lodge in Northern Ireland after delivering radio equipment to Speke. A/C was flown by 2nd Lt Joseph E Lowe and 1st Lt John L Pearce of the Signals Corps as a...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:46 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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