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44-14731

P-51 Mustang

Crashed near Ibbenburen on 14 January 1945

Service

Units

  • 339th Fighter Group

    339th Fighter Group

    Group
    In the years before deployment to the UK, the Group had been designated as a Bombardment Group (Dive) and trained in A-24 and A-25 dive-bombers and P-39 Airacobras. When, in April 1944, they joined the Eighth Air Force in Britain though, the pilots...

  • 505th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Lawrence Powell

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Ibbenburen on 14 January 1945 in P-51 'St. Louis Blues' #44-14731.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 March 2021 21:11:01 kvlazer22 Changes to nicknames
Sources

http://www.littlefriends.co.uk/

Date Contributor Update
01 December 2014 10:23:19 Lucy May Changes to nicknames and description
Sources

Added information across from pilot Lawrence Powell's page.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:45 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 11862 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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