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42-106640

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 357th Fighter Group

    357th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 357th Fighter Group was the first P-51 Mustang Group in the Eighth Air Force, training with them from November 1943 at Raydon, England and entering combat with them in the February of the following year from their new base at Leiston. The Group was...

  • 364th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Cyril Conklin

    Military | Captain | Fighter pilot | 357th Fighter Group
    Assigned to 496FTG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 364FS, 357FG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) ramrod to Ludwigshaven in P-51B 42-106640. Went missing in melee with Me109's. Crashed 20 Miles SW Strasbourg at Luxeuil. 27-May-44 Prisoner of War (POW)....

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 27 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:14 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 5111 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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