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42-103004

P-51 Mustang

Assigned to 380FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) escort mission to Dessau shot down Gardelegen, Germany pilot 2Lt Feodor Clemovitz Prisoner of War (POW). 28-May-44 MACR 5136.

Service

Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 363rd Fighter Group

    363rd Fighter Group

    Group
    Equipped with P-51s, the Group entered combat from England in February 1944, flying bomber escort and ground-strafing missions. They took part in the invasion of Normandy, protecting gliders and troop carriers on 6 and 7 June. In September 1944, now...

  • 380th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Feodor Clemovitz

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 363rd Fighter Group
    Assigned to 380FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) escort mission to Dessau shot down Gardelegen, Germany Prisoner of War (POW). 28-May-44 MACR 5136. Awards: POW,WWII Victory, EAME.

Missions

Places

  • Staplehurst

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1943 as an Advanced Landing Ground (ALG), Staplehurst was used briefly by RAF fighter squadrons during August to October 1943 and then allocated to the Ninth Air Force. Developed and improved during the winter of 1943-44, the station...

Events

Event Location Date
Manufactured Dallas, TX, USA 1944

Built at North American.

Delivered Texas, USA 1944

Delivered to USAAF.

Assigned Staplehurst, Tonbridge TN12, UK 1944

Assigned to 380FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF.

Crashed Rivenhall, Witham CM8, UK 3 March 1944

Belly Landing Rivenhall/Sta 168 Cat 3 damage Lt Albert G Johnson, 3-Mar-44.

P-51C 42-103004 - 380FS 363FG 9AF

Crashed Gardelegen, Germany 28 May 1944

Failed to Return (FTR) escort mission to Dessau shot down Gardelegen, Germany pilot 2Lt Feodor Clemovitz POW. 28-May-44 MACR 5136.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 November 2017 19:00:00 Al_Skiff Changes to production block number, nicknames, description, events, unit associations, place associations and mission associations
Sources

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbmsn.asp?SN=42-103004&Submit6=Go
https://www.fold3.com/image/28630326
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbasn.asp?SN=42-103004&Submit4=Go

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:13 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 5136 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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