Sub-sub-fonds - Sparks, William D.

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Sparks, William D.


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2 files containing 4 papers; 4 packs of postcards; 4 photographs; 3 news cuttings

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(fl 1941-1945)

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2nd Lt William D. 'Bill' or 'Willie' Sparks served as navigator with the Graham Crew (crew no. 614) of the 856th Bomb Squadron, 492nd Bomb Group. The Graham Crew was taken over by Lt Powers, the co-pilot from the Velarde Crew (crew no. 615), and was redesignated the Powers Crew (crew no. 614) which transferred to the 801st Bomb Squadron, 492nd Bomb Group, August 1944 .

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This section contains papers and memorabilia relating to the military service of 2nd Lt Sparks.

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Created 11/06/2010 by Drohj. Modified 08/01/2019 by Catherine.Collins.


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