Assigned to 63FS, 56FG, 8AF USAAF. Personal aircraft of Major George E Bostwick.
Flying P-47 Thunderbolts throughout their time stationed in England, the Group, known as "the Wolfpack", had more ace pilots than any other Eighth Air Force Fighter Group. The 56th Fighter Group also destroyed more enemy aircraft in air combat than any...
Military | Colonel | Fighter pilot | 56th Fighter Group
Assigned to 62FS, 56FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 63FS, 56FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited with 8 x kills [incl 1 x Me262]. ...
Military site : airfield
Boxted was built for heavy bombers and became operational from May 1943. In the few months B-26 Marauders of the 386th Bomb Group were stationed there, there were two night attacks by the Luftwaffe. On 17 August 1943, one man was killed when bombs...
|Manufactured||Farmingdale, NY 11735, USA||1944|
Built at Republic.
|Delivered||New York, NY, USA||1944|
Delivered to USAAF.
|Assigned||Boxted, Colchester, UK||1944|
Assigned to 63FS, 56FG, 8AF USAAF.
|18 February 2017 17:48:26||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, description, events, unit associations, person associations, place associations and media associations|