Re: ARMY/AIR CORP BASE(S) NAME IN MD/VA
Pat - My father - TSgt Edward J Rafferty was assigned to different units at Camp Springs Field, MD.Do you know which unit your Dad was in?
On May 6th 1943 my Dad was assigned to the 463rd B Hq and AB Squadon.
On Aug 13 1943 he was assinged to the 349 B Hq, Air Base Squadron.
On April 10 1944 he was assigned to the 122 Base Unit.
He was a Synthetic Trainer Operator Instructor - NCO in charge of instructors & mechanics, work inlcuded foundation of radio mechanic, meterology, navigation, air ways traffic control, and instrument repair; taught instrument flying; taught both basics and advance radio orientation ind instrument landings.
On Oct 31 1944 he was assigned to the 1060 Army Air Force Base Unit at Greenboro NC.
In Nov 1944 he was sent to India with the 468th Bombardment Squadron.