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42-103742

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

People

  • William James

    Military | Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) having crashed near Aidlingen on 11 Sep 44 in P-51 'Man-O-War' 42-103742.

  • Martin Nay

    Military | Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot, Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    Evaded (EVD) crashed near Kemplich on 5 Sep 44 in P-51 #4413828

Places

  • Steeple Morden

    Military site : airfield
    Originally used from 1940 as a small, grass airfield, satellite for nearby RAF Bassingbourn, Steeple Morden was allocated to the Eighth Air Force in August 1942 as a potential bomber base. It was used briefly by the 3rd Photographic Group during the...

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed Fowlmere, Royston, Cambridgeshire SG8, UK 5 July 1944

Taxiing accident due to structural failure, damaged CAT 3, Fowlmere, Cambs, England. Pilot Martin N. Nay.

Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 11 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 February 2015 19:07:54 Al_Skiff Changes to production block number, nicknames, markings, events, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.littlefriends.co.uk

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

MACR 8696 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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