About Us

The Kassel Mission Historical Society is incorporated in the state of Michigan as an educational non-profit corporation, and is certified as a federal income tax-exempt 501 (c) 3 organization.

Purposes of the Kassel Mission Historical Society are:

  • To perpetuate and promote the memory and history of the Kassel Mission of 27 September 1944 by the 445th Bomb Group of the 8th Army Air Force, 2nd Air Division, 2nd Combat Wing.
  • To fund and dedicate one or more memorials to the Kassel Mission at appropriate locations.
  • To publish and promote books, articles, and video productions about the Kassel Mission and the 445th Bomb Group, Tibenham, England, in World War II.