340th BG 486th BS

B-25 Armament Officer

Major Harold (Hal) Ware Bridges


[WWII North Africa; Sicily; European Theater; Corsica, Italy: 1942-1945]


Submissions of Hal Bridges material from his son Hal Bridges, Jr. via John Purvis


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Last Update May 20, 2010





Hal Bridges left rear


Enjoying a cold? One


Fred Mayhew













486th Squadron Camp Pompeii, Italy, Jan. 1944 until

Mt Vesuvius eruption destroyed most of the planes
 March 1944