Service records (MC 371/245, USF 5/1)
MC 371/245, USF 5/1
25 Aug 1943-28 May 1945
445th Bomb Group
Fred A. Dale
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Typescript service record summary giving information on dates, location, rank, promotions and leave furloughs. Original papers relating to Dale's service, including report of physical examination; special order for order to active service, 2 March 1943; promotion, movement and discharge orders; individual clothing and equipment record; itinerary for a scenic or trolley mission, 9 May 1945; notice of the award of the Good Conduct Medal, 6 April 1944, and separation qualification record, giving a summary of military occupations with certificate of honourable discharge, 17 October 1945. Papers relating to training and courses, including attendance on an Oxford University Course for American, Canadian and British Forces, November 1943, (one paper is signed on the reverse by the speaker, HRH Olaf, Crown Prince of Norway) and certificate of completion of Link Trainer operation training course, 14 December 1943. Information on course at Oxford University; awards; induction and separation/discharge papers; 'trolley' mission itinerary and formation sheet, 9 May 1945; movement orders; general orders and special orders.