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42-106808

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 359th Fighter Group

    359th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 359th Fighter Group flew 346 missions from East Wretham between December 1943 and April 1945. In the main these missions were escorting bombers flying over occupied Europe. The Group, soon after converting from Thunderbolts to Mustangs, were...

  • 370th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Harold Hollis

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 359th Fighter Group
    Assigned to 370FS, 359FG, 8AF USAAF. 250 x combat hrs. Failed to Return (FTR) dive bomb mission on bridge at Nanteuil, in P-51B 42-106808, shot down by flak crashed near Nanteuil sur-Marne Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 6258. Awards: PH.

  • Ross Major

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot-1055 single engine | 20th Fighter Group
    Flight leader 370th FS 359th FG April 1943-Oct. 1944. 149 combat hours 2 air kills (1 x Me-109 + 1 x FW-190). 79th FS 20th FG Ass't Engineering Officer Jan. 9, 1945 thru VE-Day. P-51B s/n 42-106808 CS+V "Chicago Lil".

Events

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

Revisions

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

MACR 6258 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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