de Havilland Tiger Moth T7237, assigned to 8AF USAAF.
The 352nd Fighter Group were based at Bodney, Norfolk from July 1943 until November 1945 but in the winter months of 1944/1945 detachments moved to bases in Belgium to provide extra air support to ground forces during the Battle of the Bulge and to...
Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 352nd Fighter Group
Military site : airfield
Before the Americans arrived Bodney was a grass-surfaced airfield. So when the 352nd Fighter Group arrived with heavy P-47 Thunderbolts, work was carried out to strengthen its roads and runways with steel matting, concrete and tarmac. Nissen huts also...
|Crashed||Bodney, Thetford, Norfolk IP26, UK||19 April 1944|
Taxiing accident Bodney/Sta 141 Cat 3 damage, pilot Lt Francis W Horne, 19-APR-44.
|Manufactured||Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK|
Built at de Havilland.
|Assigned||Bodney, Thetford, Norfolk IP26, UK|
Assigned to 352nd FG, 8AF USAAF.
|31 January 2016 15:49:10||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations, person associations, place associations and media associations|