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P-38 Lightning

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  • Robert Smith

    Military | Major | Pilot | 367th Fighter Group
    Flew with the 16th Fighter Squadron, 23rd Fighter Group in China in 1942. Pilot of P-40E-1 "KatyDid"; credited with four aerial victories. Later transferred to the 394th Fighter Squadron, 367th Fighter Group in England. Shot down by flak on 22 June...

Places

  • Stoney Cross

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as a secret, emergency airfield, Stoney Cross was developed during 1942-43 as an advance base for both fighters and bombers. Occupied by the RAF from January 1943, before construction was complete, the station had eventually three concrete...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 22 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 August 2017 00:42:34 jmchristel Changes to place associations
Sources

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Date Contributor Update
01 August 2017 00:37:53 jmchristel Changes to unit associations
Sources

Missing Air Crew Report for Maj. Robert E. Smith, 394th FS/367th FG

Date Contributor Update
01 August 2017 00:34:47 jmchristel Changes to unit associations
Sources

Missing Air Crew Report for Maj. Robert E. Smith, 394th FS/367th FG

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

MACR 6187 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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