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Archive Progress Briefing: 11 November

Posted by P Bellamy on October 31, 2013 at 6:45 PM Comments comments (0)

There will be an informal meeting at the Black Bull, Brampton, on Monday 11th November 2013, starting at 7pm, to bring any interested parties up to date with the progress of the Divisional Archive Project and the activities of the 1AD HQ Historical Society so far.

The Society would especially like to extend an invitation to those with an interest in any of the Groups assigned to the Division and their supporting units:

1st Combat Bomb Wing: 91st BG, 381st BG & 398thBG
40th Combat Bomb Wing: 92nd BG, 305th BG & 306th BG
41st Combat Bomb Wing: 303rd BG, 379th BG & 384th BG
94th Combat Bomb Wing: 351st BG, 401st BG & 457th BG
482nd BG
801st/492nd BG
67th Fighter Wing: 20th FG, 352nd FG, 356th FG, 359th FG & 364th FG

For those who require it, the address of the Black Bull is 25 Church Road, Brampton, Huntingdon, PE28 4PF.

All welcome, we look forward to seeing old hands and new faces too.

Links to Great websites for more Aviation Heritage

Posted by FirstADHQ on August 31, 2013 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)

1st Division combat unit official websites

1st Combat Bombardment Wing:

91st Bomb Group 

381st Bomb Group

398th Bomb Group

40th Combat Bombardment Wing:

92nd Bomb Group

305th Bomb Group

306th Bomb Group

41st Combat Bombardment Wing:

303rd Bomb Group

379th Bomb Group

384th Bomb Group

94th Combat Bombardment Wing:

351st Bomb Group

401st Bomb Group

457th Bomb Group

Attached units:

482nd Bomb Group (Pathfinders)

801st/492nd Bomb Group (Special Operations)

67th Fighter Wing:

20th Fighter Group

352nd Fighter Group

356th Fighter Group (No website)

359th Fighter Group (No website)

364th Fighter Group (No website)

Other websites dedicated to Divisional Units

The 20th Fighter Group Project

Divisional Unit/Station Museums

Bassingbourn Tower Museum

Ridgewell Airfield Commemorative Museum

Nuthampstead Airfield Museum (Not yet open)

306th Bombardment Group Museum, Thurleigh

Carpetbagger Aviation Museum, Harrington

Other related sources of information or interest

The American Air Museum in Britain

The Eighth Air Force Historical Society

The Airfield Information Exchange

Aces, Contrails & Unsung Heroes

Sally B, Europe's last airworthy B-17 Flying Fortress

The Royal Signals Museum (Kind donors of period communications equipment to the Society)