WENDLING PHOTOS FROM THE 392ND MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION

Most of the photographs on the links to the left were compiled from the 392nd Memorial Association archives by Ernie Barber, group archivist and Greg Hatton, POW researcher. They are intended to be viewed for private use and not to be published without written consent from the Association's Group Archivist. You may contact us through our contact us form. Click here for the form.

A special thanks to the members who donated, scanned and complied these photographs in remembrance of the sacrifice made by those who flew and supported the B24's during WWII.

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WENDLING AIR BASE 1943 - 1945

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Typical line shack from munition crates.
Typical line shack from munition crates.
Local farmhouse, supply of eggs & vetetables  Thumb Nail View
Local farmhouse, supply of eggs & vetetables Thumb Nail View.
Site 8 sits in the shadow of this farm.
Site 8 sits in the shadow of this farm.
T-2 hanger behind tree
T-2 hanger behind tree with
squadron armory on left.
Entrance to hospital Site 13
Entrance to hospital Site 13
Typical airmen living hut
Typical airmen living hut.
Base hospital.
Base hospital.
Base movie theater,seating from London cinema.
Base movie theater
seating from London cinema.
Control tower looking SE.
Control tower looking SE.
Chemical office on right.
Standard living quarters
Standard living quarters.
South end T-2 hanger.
South end T-2 hanger.
Maintenance shed on right.
Base hospital
Base hospital.
Munitions in Honeypot wood, South of field.
Munitions in Honeypot wood, South of field.
Ambulance, crew and supplies
Ambulance, crew and supplies
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Engineering repair shops
Engineering repair shops
Tire and wheel shop
Tire and wheel shop
Electrical test shop
Electrical test shop
Building line shack with bomb crates
Building line shack with bomb crates
Propeller shop
Propeller shop
Bombs under camouflaged nets in Honeypot woods
Bombs under camouflaged nets
in Honeypot woods.
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Base library escape corner
Base library escape corner
Dining room at Thanksgiving
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One of many offices on base
One of many offices on base
Typical washroom on every site
Typical washroom on every site
Weather office
Weather office
Checking the weather reading equipment.
Checking the weather reading equipment.