The Story of Bodo Sandberg



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Reply Balularp
12:38 AM on August 13, 2020 
How are things? :
Reply Balularp
11:10 AM on August 8, 2020 
IвÐ?â?¢m sorry about that :
Reply Pauline
6:19 PM on May 13, 2019 


Rolf Janssens was my bridgepartner from 2010 until he died in 2017. He had a great sense of humour.

Reply George Sandberg
4:28 PM on October 5, 2015 

For Guilherme: I'm a grandson of Henrietta Friedheim, and a nephew to Bodo Sandberg. It would be a great pleasure for me to exchange data (are you possibly related to Max F.?). Hope that this message reaches you...

Reply guilherme
7:40 AM on November 18, 2012 

Hello I'm working on my genealogical tree and bodo Sandberg is part of it, being the son of Henrietta Friedheim.


I would like to know if you could help me to develop this part of the tree.


I have more information on this mother's side of the family, but not much about his father.

Reply Gary Magee
9:56 PM on August 13, 2012 

Hello Amanda, I'm glad the MDHA is focused on the Dutch Pilots that trained in Jackson. Mississippi's World War II History is much neglected. I would love to help with this project. Gary Magee

Reply Amanda Lyons
4:54 PM on July 20, 2012 

I work at the Mississippi Department of Archives and History in Jackson and we are currently researching the Dutch fliers who trained here during the war. I'm very impressed with the information you have here. It's good to know that there are others working on this important and untold story!

Reply Ferry van der Geest jr.
7:18 AM on July 3, 2012 

It is very good to know that warbirds are preserved, and even better to know that uncle Bodo, that is what I always called him, flew one of the last ones. He may have flown ship 3069 as well? He was a flight instructor after all.

Best regards, Ferry van der Geest jr.

Reply Job Sandberg
12:08 PM on June 30, 2012 

WOW, owning and flying the last of the 24 Beechcraft AT-11's used by the RNMFS is very special indeed!! And what a coincidence that yours is serial number 42-3069, while the one my Dad flew during WW-II was serial number 42-3070! He would have LOVED to see, and fly, yours!

Maybe, one day, I can do that in his stead?? CT is not too far from NC...

Reply Beechbomber
12:14 AM on June 27, 2012 

I ran across this site while trying to find information on my airplane. I own and fly the last of the 24 Beechcraft AT-11's used by the RNMFS. Mine is serial number 42-3069. I was blown away when I saw the pictures here of serial number 42-3070!