Airlanding serial 29 – 101st Airborne Division – D-Day – Normandy 1944

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101st Airborne Division airlanding

serial 29

Airfield: Aldermaston
Air transport unit:
434th Troop Carrier Group
Landing Zone:
E
Mission:
operation Keokuk
Landing hour:
21:00 (D-Day – June 6, 1944)
Unit:
101st Airborne Division
Legend:

This table illustrates the flight formation of the serial number 29 adopted by the air unit in charge of the transport of the soldiers transported by gliders on June 6, 1944 as part of operation Neptune. The position and the corresponding number (written in chalk on the aircraft) are listed, as well as the serial number of the aircraft and the name of the pilot when known.

#1
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Parkinson
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Lau
#2
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Hansley
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King
#3
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
#5
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43-15628
Tarbell
Image : planeur Airspeed Horsa
Collins
#4
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HG-915
Ketcham
#6
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Goulden
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Le Vasseur
#7
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#9
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Image : planeur Airspeed Horsa
Dickenson
#8
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Sims
#10
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Image : planeur Airspeed Horsa
Shapiro
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Sapa
#11
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
#13
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43-15201
Hutton
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Beale
#12
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
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HS129
Odahowski
#14
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42-24040
Kluthe
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Hilton
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Griffith
#15
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42-24041
Morris
#17
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42-24048
Mitchell, L.
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Fleming
#16
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
42-24043
Light
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Hayes
#18
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
43-15665
Hultquist
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Rawlins
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Lewis
#19
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42-24049
Stark
#21
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42-24044
Mitchell, W.
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Anderson, E.
#20
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
42-93040
Bayne
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Bradley
#22
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42-100890
Gardner
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Taggart
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Babb
#23
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
42-24052
Devitt
#25
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Image : planeur Airspeed Horsa
Doelger
#24
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43-15675
Gunn
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Dietz
#26
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Huff
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Townsend
#27
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
#29
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Clark
#28
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Knecht
#30
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Axelson
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Nugent
#31
Image : avion C-47 Douglas Skytrain
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Staples
#32
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Coffman

 

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