United States Army Air Force Station 526

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USAAF Station 526, 3rd Edition

My grateful thanks to all those listed below, who have helped me research this book.
This list is not extensive and apologies for those I have not mentioned.

Imperial War Museum, Duxford
Duxford American Air Museum, UK
Airfield Research Group, UK
Lt. Col. Philip Grinton, US Army rtd,
U.S. Air Force Historical Research Agency, Alabama
Extract from book "African Americans at War" by Jonathon Sutherland
Donna Goldbach, USA WW2 researcher
Jeff Rogers, USA, WW2 Forum
National Archives USA
Essex and Suffolk Record Offices
Eric Doe, Prickets Hall Farm
Captain Barry Anderson USAAF
Arthur Kemp, Bures
David & John Cowlin, Mount Bures
Carl Imrie, Wood Cottage
Scope staff at Wakes Hall & HQ
Charlotte (Busky) Laurie, Butlers Farm
Mr and Mrs Roberts, Butlers Farm
Mr and Mrs C Aldous, Ravensfield Farm
Tim Buck, Brambles Farm
Eric Gilbert, Earls Colne
Gilbert Brackley, Wakes Colne
Mike and Pat Percival, Hill Farm
Norman Wells, Pebmarsh
Paul Lemon (CVR) for train movements
John Hall, Wakes Colne
Jeremy Hill, Peyton Hall
David Anderson, Clees Hall
Richard Benson, Daws Cross
Vic Sayer, Wakes Colne Station
Earls Colne History Soc
Bill Lincoln, train driver from Colchester
Peter Watson interview with Harry Gilbert
Jill Flemming, Colne Engaine History Soc
Wakes Colne Parish Council
Bill Bussman (USA)
Trevor Richards, Bures
"The Mighty 8th AF" by Roger Freeman
Bill Tatham (White Colne)
"Chronicles of a Marauder" by A Momme
"From Construction to Destruction" by Edward Willingham
"Back to Normandy" by Fred Voges (USA)
USAAF Personnel Records Center, St. Louis, USA
The National Archives and Records Administration, USA
U.S. Air Force Historical Research Agency, Alabama




Published 8th February 2022