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P-51 Mustang

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...

  • 503rd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Robert Smith

    Military | Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot, Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    Shot down by fighters on 8 Jun 44 and crashed near Fougere

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 8 June 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 5618 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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