392nd Bomb Group

2nd AIR DIVISION ASSOCIATION JOURNAL NEWSLETTERS

NOT COMPLETED - UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Additional development and expansion coming in 2018.

January 1950

  • Membership report
  • By-Laws

June 1950

  • Cleveland Reunion Annoucement
  • Reports on former 2nd ADA men

February 1951

  • Cleveland Reunion Roster/Report
  • Elected Officers
  • Former Base Report
  • Next Reunion in NY City

May 1951

  • 2ndADA Beginning History
  • NY City Planing
  • Various People Updates

August 1951

  • NY City Planing

April 1952

  • NY City Reunion Review
  • Chicago Reunion Plans

August 1952

  • Chicago Reunion Details

September 1952

  • Chicago Reunion Details

June 1953

  • Officers Elected
  • Memorial Fund Announcement

September 1953

  • Chicago Reunion Details

October 1953

  • Chicago Reunion Details

November 1953

  • Chicago Reunion Review
  • Minutes of 6th Annual Meeting
  • New Libruary
  • Memorial Fund

March 1954

  • Memorial Fund Report
  • Dues $2/year
  • Life Memership $25

June 1954

  • Washington D.C. Reunion Plans
  • Double Room $11

July 1954

  • 1954 Reunion Honors 445th
  • 1955 Reunion Honors 389th
  • 2nd AD Seal or Insignia

August 1954

  • D.C. Reunion Program

October 1954

  • D.C. Reunion Debrief
  • 445th Honored
  • 7th Annual Meeting Minutes
  • Reunion Attendees

Late 1954

  • 1955 D.C. Reunion Plans
  • 2nd ADA Memorial Fund

July 1955

  • 8th Runion August D.C. Plans
  • 2nd AD Memorial

August 1955

  • Personal Updates

December 1955

  • D.C. Reunion Debrief
  • 1956 Officers

March 1956

  • 1955 Committies
  • Hardwick Base Report

August 1956

  • 1956 Chicato Reunion Plans

November 1956

  • Chicago Reunion Debrief
  • 392nd BG Charlie Dye Bio

December 1956

  • 392nd Howard Lawrence Info

January 1957

  • Committee Listings
  • Oh, Days Of Yore!
  • General William E.Kepner
  • Hershey Reunion Plans

June 1957

  • 392nd Joseph Dreher Info

July 1957

  • 392ND Joseph H. Dreher,Jr. Info

November 1957

  • Hershey Reunion Report
  • Mailing List Now @ 1,496
  • 392nd Clair Burtnes, Dallett Jones Michael McBride, Hector McNeill Info

May 1958

  • Volume 1, #1
  • NYC Reunion Plans
  • Memorial Fund Lastest
  • 2nd ADA Officers

June 1958

  • Reunion Annoucements

August 1958

  • Roll of Honor Presentation
  • 392nd Whitney Barnes, Clyde Reece, Morrison Helderman, Rudelph DIxon, Edward Batenick, Albert Hobstetter, Paul MacDonald info

October 1958

  • NYC Reunion Highlights
  • New Officers Elected

May 1959

  • 1959 Officers Listed

August 1959

  • Chicago Reunion Plans
  • Memorial Trust Update

December 1959

  • Officers Elected
  • President's Christmas Message

May 1960

  • Washington DC Reunion Plans
  • Norwich 1962 Interest

August 1960

  • Memorial Library News

December 1960

  • 1962 Norwich Reunion Set
  • D.C Reunion Report
  • 392nd Robert Cries Requests News

June 1961

  • DC Reunion Highlights
  • Officers Elected
  • 392nd Robert Gries Info

August 1961

  • Pittsburgh Reunion Announcement
  • 1962 Norwich Reunion Info

March 1962

  • 2nd ADA Financial Statement

December 1962

  • Chicago Reunion Report
  • Annual Meeting Minutes

January 1963

  • Norwich Reunion Plans
  • Norwich Library Dedication Info

February 1963

  • Norwich Reunion Plans
  • Norwich Library Dedication Info

March 1963

  • Norwich Reunion Plans
  • Norwich Library Dedication Info
  • Norwich List of Attendees

October 1963

  • Norwich Reunion Reports
  • Memorial Library Reports

November 1963

  • Pittsburg Reunion Plans
  • Norwich Reunion Reports
  • Memorial Library Reports
  • Photos of Norwich Trip

December 1963

  • Memorial Library Reports
  • Minutes of 1963 Meeting

August 1964

  • Chicago Reunion Plans

January 1965

  • Announced 1965 D.C. Reunion
  • 500 Dues Paying Members
  • Letter from Queen Elizebeth

April 1965

  • D.C. Reunion Plans

August 1965

  • Annual Meeting Minutes
  • D.C. Reunion Photos

November 1965

  • Scouting Force Article

February 1966

  • Wright-Patterson Artile

May 1966

  • Dayton Reunion Plans

January 1967

  • Dayton Reunion Report
  • 392nd Lt Col C.P. Burtner, JR.

March 1967

  • Minutes of Annual Meeting
  • Memorial Trust Report

April 1967

  • Perey C. Young Death

August 1967

  • D.C. Reunion Attendance
  • Minutes of Annual Meeting

July 1968

  • Chicago Reunon Repot
  • Minutes of Annual Meeting
  • Chicago Reunion Attendance
  • Norwich Library Report

May 1968

  • Lack of Publication Apology

Summer 1969

  • Gettsburg Reunion Report
  • Annual Minnutes
  • Reunion Photos

March 1970

  • Cincinnati Reunion Plans
  • 392nd BG Feature Article

June 1970

  • Norwich Memorial
  • 466 BG History

December 1970

  • 1970 Annual Minutes
  • 491 BG History
  • 2nd ADA By-Laws

March 1971

  • 2nd ADA Hosts 44th BG Reunion
  • The Wendling Wonder
  • Ted'd Travelling Circus
  • Keilman Joins 2ndADA
  • Plans for 1972 Norwich

June 1971

  • 44th BG Articles

January 1972

  • 2nd AD History Planned
  • State of @nd AD Airfields
  • 392nd Elliott Finkel, John Kamacho,
    W.T. Pennington join 2ndADA
  • Letters

April 1972

  • Norwich Reunion Info
  • 2nd AD Pins
  • The Enemy Is Listening
  • 392nd Coleman Jacobson and
    Harvey Naber Join

June 1972

  • Norwich Reunion Highlights
  • 392nd J.D. Long, Harold Schildknecht Join

September 1972

  • Memorial Trust Article
  • Remember Little Friends
  • Glenn Miller's AAF Orchestra

January 1973

  • Colorado Springs Reunion Plans
  • Sky Scorpions of Hethel

April 1973

  • Memorial Trust
  • Witchcraft Plane
  • Tom C. Eaton of Norwich
  • 466th Mid-Air Collision

June 1973

  • Ploesti Aftermath
  • Airfields 30 Yrs Later
  • Just One of Those Days

September 1973

  • Colorado Spring Reunion Report
  • $1,705 Raised for Memorial
  • Log of Liberators
  • East Anglia Artwork
  • Wilmington Reunion Plans
  • Reunion Photos

December 1973

  • 4th Fighter Group
  • Nissen Hut to Museum
  • The Mighty Eighth
  • Soldiers Boy's Letter
  • Airfields 30 yrs Later

March 1974

  • Phantom Air Force
  • North Pickenham Re-Visited
  • Attlebridge Notes
  • Merrie Olde England

June 1974

  • Wendling Obelisk - Myron Keilman
  • Cambridge Cemetery
  • Attlebridge Notes

September 1974

  • You Didn't Die in Vain
  • Wilmington Reunion Report
  • Reunion Photos

December 1974

  • Cobber College
  • Meeting Friends of the Eighth
  • Where's the Old Outfit Now
  • Business Meeting Minutes
  • Reunion Photos

March 1975

  • Ties with East Anglia
  • Chemical Warfare
  • Friends of the Eighth
  • Norwich at War

June 1975

  • I Remember - Big Week - Myron Keilman
  • 56th Fighter Group
  • Stanley Langcaskey

September 1975

  • Norwich Reunion Report
  • Memories and Photos of Reunion
  • Who Brought That Woman In Here
  • Veterans Hit At "Red Tape"
  • Letter of Thanks from Librarian
  • The American Memorial

December 1975

  • We Remember: The Great Diversion Mission - Myron Keilman
  • The Day Summer Began
  • James Stewart on Quiet Visit
  • Albatross to Eagle
  • Howling Banshee
  • John Krause Cartoons

March 1976

  • War Clashed With Christmas
  • Valley Forge Reunion Plans
  • Hethel Highlights
  • How to be an Ace
  • Hard Way To Get To Europe
  • Next Stop Sweden

June 1976

  • Remember: Bombing Norway - Keilman
  • 392nd BG Landings in Sweden
  • 30 yrs and Still Growing
  • Our Friend - Phillip Hepworth
  • The Azon Bomb
  • Hotel Sweden

September 1976

  • Valley Forge Reunion Reports
  • Business Meeting Notes
  • Judge Bryan Speech
  • Thomas Eaton Speech
  • Alfred Jenner Speech

November 1976

  • 392nd BG Report - Bob Vickers
  • Lake Geneva Reunion Plans
  • Fields of Little America
  • Deep Affection for East Anglia

March 1977

  • 392nd BG Report
  • I Remember: A Most Disastrous Mission part 1 - Myron Keilman
  • Jerk's Natural and its Lucky Crew
  • 2nd US Room at Library No Longer Favored
  • Hotel Sweden

June 1977

  • I Remember: A Most Disastrous Mission part 2 - Myron Keilman
  • Keep Those US - British Links
  • About the Memorial
  • Shoot Luke
  • Smithsonian's new Museum

September 1977

  • Lake Geneva Reunion Reports
  • 2nd AD By Laws
  • Minutes of Business Meeting
  • Reunion Photos

December 1977

  • 392nd BG Report - Bob Vickers
  • Don't Get Around Much Anymore
  • I Remember: A Most Disastrous Mission part 3 - Myron Keilman
  • Revisit of War-Time Crash Survivor
  • San Diego Reunion Plans

March 1978

  • I Remember 689 - Myron Keilman
  • Tondelayo's Last Mission - Target Politz
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March 1979

  • You Had Your Jobs I Had Mine - Odell Dobson
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December 1979

  • Unlucky Harry - Myron Keilman
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Summer 1987

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Fall 1987

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
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Winter 1987

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
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Spring 1988

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
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Spring 1989

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
  • Salute the Ground Man
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Summer 1988

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
  • Salute the Ground Man
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Fall 1988

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
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Winter 1988

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
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Summer 1989

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
  • Liberators of the 8AF
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Fall 1989

  • 392nd BG Training Mission - Ernest G. Weiner
  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad (Norway)
  • I Remember: Rosten DeFrates
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Winter 1989

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
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Spring 1990

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
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Summer 1990

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
  • A Gressenhall Wartime Tragedy - Cyril Jolly
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Fall 1990

  • 392nd BG Report - John B. Conrad
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Winter 1990

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Spring 1990

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Summer 1991

  • Not a Good Day - Hollis Powell
  • 392nd BG
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Fall 1991

  • There was More than Safety Wires and Spark Plugs - Stan White
  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey
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Winter 1991

  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey;
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Spring 1992

  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey
  • Five 8AF Medal of Honor Recipients
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Summer 1992

  • Photo, Group Commanders
  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey
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Fall 1992

  • David R. Davis and the Davis Wing
  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey
  • Lest We Forget - Myron Keilman
  • Ordnance - Howard D. Landers

Winter 1992

  • Lest We Forget - Myron Keilman
  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey
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Spring 1993

  • Lest We Forget - Myron Keilman
  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey
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Summer 1993

  • Yanks in Britain
  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey
  • Reflections of Willow Run
  • A Day to Remember - Jim Maris

Fall 1993

  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey
  • Lest We Forget - Myron Keilman
  • Moonlight Serenade - Keith Roberts
  • The History of the 6th Anti-Submarine Squadron - Olin D. Castle

Winter 1993

  • Bail Out! - Richard Hoffman
  • Book Review: John Matt's Crew Dog
  • 392nd BG Report - Oak Mackey

Spring 1994

  • D-Day & The Bad Penny - Jim Maris
  • Norway Memorial - Forrest S. Clark
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Summer 1994

  • Songs in my Memory - Keith Roberts
  • 392nd BG (Waugh Memorial) - Oak Mackey
  • Lest We Forget - Myron Keilman

Fall 1994

  • Return to Kjeller, Norway - Forrest Clark
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Winter 1994

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
  • An Aid Called the G Box - Manny Abrams
  • What Happened to all the B-24s? - Dave Patterson
  • Alfred in the Sky - Malcolm Townsend

Spring 1995

  • Over the Rainbow - William McGinley
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Summer 1995

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
  • Lest We Forget - Myron Keilman

Fall 1995

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Winter 1995

  • Pallas Athene, the GI Jane
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring 1996

  • 392nd BG (Beeston Church) - Oak Mackey
  • Lest We Forget - Myron Keilman

Summer 1996

  • 2AD Scouting Force (Capt James Stauder)
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Fall 1996

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
  • Lest We Forget (26 Aug 1944) - Myron Keilman

Winter 1996

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring 1997

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas
  • Gen. Hap Arnold, part 1

Summer 1997

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Fall 1997

  • Gen. Hap Arnold, part 2
  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Winter 1997

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Spring 1998

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Summer 1998

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Fall 1998

  • Wendling Anecdotes - Arthur W. Olsen
  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Winter 1998

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas
  • Thanet, Kent, Memorial, pt 2 (Weinheimer crew)

Spring 1999

  • What Happened to Jack Moffat - J. Fred Thomas
  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas
  • Snakesphere - J. Fred Thomas

Summer 1999

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Fall 1999

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Winter 1999

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Spring 2000

  • Cheerful Greetings - Bob Beatson
  • Fortress vs. Liberator - Allen Blue
  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas

Summer 2000

  • 392nd BG - J. Fred Thomas
  • Our Unforgettable Mission 23 - Jim Maris

Fall 2000

  • #41-51228 acquired from USAF
  • Extra Man was a "Listener"
  • 392nd BG - Charles Dye
  • Lawrence Gilbert Notes...
  • One Year Too Many - J. Fred Thomas

Winter 2000

  • 392nd BG - Charles Dye

Spring 2001

  • Mighty 8th's Gift of Life - Ernest Wiener
  • 392nd BG - Charles Dye

Summer 2001

  • 2AD Group Markings
  • The Other Side of the Coin - J. Fred Thomas
  • 392nd BG - Charles Dye

Fall 2001

  • 2AD Assembly Ships
  • 392nd BG - Charles Dye
  • Good Days and Bad - Norbert J. Wick

Winter 2001

  • 392nd BG - Charles Dye
  • 2AD Assembly Ships - Roger Freeman

Spring 2002

  • 392nd BG - Jim Goar

Summer 2002

  • 392nd BG - Jim Goar

Fall 2002

  • Watching "Dugan" Roll Out at Duxford
  • 392nd BG - Jim Goar
  • Watching "Dugan" Roll Out at Duxford

Winter 2002

  • article by Ernest Wiener
  • 2AD Bomber Record
  • 392nd BG - John B. Conrad

Spring 2003

  • 392nd BG (history of 898) - John B. Conrad

Summer 2003

  • American Air Museum at Duxford Rededication
  • 392nd BG - John B. Conrad

Fall 2003

  • No 392nd Highlights

Winter 2003

  • 392nd BG - Gilbert, Dye, Goar
  • The Blitz (Norwich)
  • 392nd BG (Memorial) - Oak Mackey

Spring 2004

  • Bombing Nazi Targets in Norway - Myron Keilman
  • 2 Wheels + 2 Wheels = Disaster
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Summer 2004

  • Yanks in Britain (Albert J. Novik)
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Fall 2004

  • 392nd BG (Memorial Rededication) - Oak Mackey

Winter 2004

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring 2005

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
  • Ball Turret Removal

Summer 2005

  • The Human Cost of WWII
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Fall 2005

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Winter 2005

  • Crunch Landing at Seething - Oak Mackey
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring-Summer 2006

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Fall 2006

  • The American Connections with St. Paul's
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Winter 2006

  • USAF Memorial Dedication
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring 2007

  • Letter from Ernie Parke
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Summer 2007

  • Off the Wall War Art
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Fall-Winter 2007

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring 2008

  • Hollywood Dreamers of the 392nd
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
  • Enlisted Navigator Elmer Horey
  • Letter from Ernie Parke

Summer 2008

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Fall 2008

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Winter 2008

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring-Summer 2009

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Fall-Winter 2009

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring 2010

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Summer 2010

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Fall-Winter 2010

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
  • North Tuddenham Memorial to 2/Lt Louis Bass crew

Spring 2011

  • B-24M "Dugan"
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
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Summer-Fall 2011

  • 8AF Medal of Honor Awards
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Winter 2011

  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Spring 2012

  • Farewell from David Hastings
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey

Summer 2012

  • Dissolution of 2ADA Approved by Members
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
  • What We Flew and Fought For - Arthur Olson
  • Nazis Sought "Heavy Water" for Atom Bomb

Fall-Winter 2012

  • 2ADA is Disbanded
  • 392nd BG - Oak Mackey
  • The American Connections with St. Paul's
  • Dedication of American Memorial Chapel at St. Paul's