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42-103222

P-51 Mustang

Whilst on return from armed recon to Montague, jumped by Fw190's and shot down, pilot 1st Lt Stanely L Canner baled out and evaded capture, with the assistance of the Maquis until their area was overrun by freindly forces. MACR 6662. 14-7-44.

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  • Stanley Canner

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

Events

Event Location Date
Assigned Middle Wallop, Stockbridge, Hampshire SO20, UK 1944

12th Tactical Recon Sqn,
67th Photographic Recon Grp, XIX Tactical Air Command.

Crashed Sainte-Marie aux Anglais, 14270 Le Mesnil-Mauger, France 14 July 1944 – 14 July 1944

Whilst on return from armed recon to Montague, jumped by Fw190's and shot down, pilot 1st Lt Stanely L Canner baled out in the area of St Marie Aux Anglaise and evaded capture, with the assistance of the Maquis until their area was overrun by friendly forces. MACR 6662. 14-7-44.

Manufactured Long Island, New York, USA

Built by North American.

Delivered United States

To USAAF.

Shipped Overseas Merseyside, UK

Shipped Overseas to ETO.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 September 2015 18:30:36 Al_Skiff Changes to description, events and unit associations
Sources

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbmsn.asp?SN=42-103222
https://www.fold3.com/image/29099315/

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

MACR 6662 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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