82nd SQUADRON

 

Code: MX
   
Callsigns (up to 22nd April 1944)  
A Group Stedman
B Group Churchtime
   
Callsigns (after 22nd April 1944)  
A Group Surtax
B Group Rainbow
   
Commanding Officers  
LtCol Harry J. Dayhuff May 1942 - August 1943
LtCol J. J. Overhansley August 1943 - May 1944
Capt James W. Wilkinson May - June 1944
Capt Wm A. Guilfoyle June 1944
LtCol Ben I. Mayo June - July 1944
Maj Norman D. Munson July 1944
Capt Chas R Clark July - August 1944
Maj Harry L. Downing December 1944 - March 1945
Maj Richard A Hewitt March - June 1945
LtCol Richard E.Conner June - October 1945
   
Activated in February1942, Mitchell Field, NY as 82nd Pursuit Sq (TE). 

Stationed at Baer Field, Ind., Muroc Dry Lacke, California, and Naval Air Station, North Island, San Diego, California.

 

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