1 Oct 1950
  • Mikhail Rodionov passed away in Leningrad, Russia. ww2dbase [Mikhail Rodionov | CPC]
Ceylon
  • Rohan Amerasekera was promoted to the acting airport controller at the Ratmalana Airport in Ceylon. ww2dbase [Rohan Amerasekera | CPC]
Greenland
  • Bluie West Eight airfield in Greenland was assigned to the US Northeast Air Command. ww2dbase [Bluie West Eight | CPC]

1 Oct 1950 Interactive Map

Timeline Section Founder: Thomas Houlihan
Contributors: Alan Chanter, C. Peter Chen, Thomas Houlihan, Hugh Martyr, David Stubblebine
Special Thanks: Rory Curtis




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