Friday, September 23, 2016

Poster of the Week





Mission Briefing

Friday September 24, 1943

(Eighth Air Force): VIII Air Support Command Missions 69 & 70: 2 airfields in France are targeted.
1. 71 of 72 B-26's hit Evreux/Fauville Airfield at 1150 hours; they claim 0-1-0 Luftwaffe aircraft; 4 B-26's are damaged.

2. 66 of 72 B-26's hit Beauvais/Tille Airfield at 1602-1603 hours; they claim 1-0-0 Luftwaffe aircraft; 17 B-26's are damaged.
HQ 20th Combat Bombardment Wing (Heavy) transfers from Horsham St Faith to Hethel, England.
HQ 386th Bombardment Group (Medium) and it's 552d, 553d, 554th and 555th Bombardment Squadrons (Medium) transfer from Boxted to Great Dunmow, England with B-26's.

For further great mission details please check  
http://8thafhs.org


Savannah, Georgia

Sunday, May 08, 2016

Grandpa Takes the Kids to the Movies

I thought this is very appropriate for this upcoming Memorial Day.
A must see!

Sunday, June 28, 2015

303rd Bomb Group, Molesworth, Site 7

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Gus Nathan Interview 2011

It is very hard to watch as an Honor Guard carefully folds and hands my wife her Father's flag. Gus was a WWII 8th Air Force Veteran and served with the 486th Bomb Group.
 He is now truly with his loving wife Sylvia now. 





Saturday, July 07, 2012

Interesting Links

Below please checkout these interesting Links and the links within. One can literally spend hours here:

The Mighty Eighth Air Force and to all related Bomber Groups and interesting links
Recommended site

The Mighty Eighth Museum

Holland Museum "Wings To Victory" aircraft crash database in Holland
Recommended site now in English

The United States Air Force Military Heritage Database

The Yankee Air Museum "Where History Flies"

The B24 Site dedicated to the men and women who flew and supported the B24 bombers. Recommended site.

The Ghostwings site "Honoring the Sacrifices of America's Veterans"

The National World War II Museum New Orleans

The U.S. Army Center of Military History

The Mid Atlantic Air Museum in Reading PA

The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum

The Stormbirds.com Luftwaffe-related web sites

The Tanksbooks.com site where generation meets the latest generation

The American Airpower Museum located at Farmingdale New York

The National World War II Memorial in Washington DC

The U.S. Army Air Forces in World War II

The U-505 Submarine in Chicago

The Memphis-Belle website exclusively authorized and maintained by the widow of Col. Robert K. Morgan

The U.S. Army Ordnance Museum in Aberdeen, Maryland

The great UK site regarding the Control Towers of times gone by

The Palm Springs Air Museum

The 94th Bomb Group a Recommended site

The 303rd Bomb Group is a recommended site

The 95th Bomb Group Memorial Foundation

The 398th Bomb Group Memorial Association


The Minnesota Chapter 

If you have a related website that you would like posted please email at 'Historian'

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Larry Goldstein 8th 37th Reunion 2011