Recorded memoir of Clarence N. Chamberlain junior, part 2 of 2 (MC 371/882/33/2)
Recorded memoir of Clarence N. Chamberlain junior, part 2 of 2
1 side of audio cassette
nd [c 1985]
489th Bomb Group
Clarence N. Chamberlain
Side B of original tape. Clarence Chamberlain (CC) continues describing his training; picking up a new plane and calling it ‘Moonshine Express’ and then journey to England via the northern route. CC then recalls orientation training; first visit to an English pub; arrival at Halesworth; missions with aircraft number 42-94900, called ‘Rum Runner’; reassignment to plane 42-94816 (‘Tiger’s Revenge’), whose crew he names; slow-down in frequency of missions; visits to London and Norwich; return to United States; end of Second World War and his post-war career in armed forces which concluded in the Pentagon in 1970. For preceding recording, see MC 371/882/33/1. For transcript, see MC 371/585.