Researching USAAF personnel
As well as military records, you can also use more general family history resources to trace USAAF personnel.
Two useful websites are listed below.
The www.ancestry.com website is a genealogical research tool which provides access to a wide range of US databases.
These include census reports, births, marriages and deaths, military records, passenger lists and many more.
Official 1940 Census (American)
These records were released in April 2012 by the US National Archives and the 1940 Census website provides access to images, maps and descriptions.