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43-28317

F-5 Lightning

Service

People

  • James Frakes

    Military | Major | Photo Reconnaissance Pilot | 10th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

Places

  • Chalgrove

    Military site : airfield
    Chalgrove was built as a USAAF transport or observation unit base in 1943-44. Several reconnaissance units operated from the airfield, including the Ninth Air Force's 10th Photographic Group and 423rd Night Fighter Squadron (later 155th Reconnaissance...

  • Rennes

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed/Scrapped A-95 Azelot Airfield, France 4 December 1944

James F. Frakes - Pilot
28317 (F-5E-2-LO, 34th PRS) scrapped Dec 7, 1944.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
31 March 2020 02:44:37 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

http://www.accident-report.com/world/europe/france/fr4412.html

Date Contributor Update
31 March 2020 02:39:46 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://cgibin.rcn.com/jeremy.k/cgi-bin/gzUsafSearch.pl?target=43-28624&c...
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