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42-106897

P-51 Mustang

Assigned to 353FS, 354FG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Nuenkirchen, Germany 4-Nov-44; 2Lt Alan Brooke Prosise Jr POW MACR 10184

Service

Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 354th Fighter Group

    354th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in the autumn of 1943 and was assigned to the Ninth Air Force in December 1943. The Group were the first to fly P-51 Mustangs operationally and in their bomber escort missions pushed to find the long-range limits of the...

  • 353rd Fighter Squadron

Places

  • Lashenden

    Military site : airfield
    Close to but completely separate from RAF Headcorn, Lashenden was built for the RAF during 1942-43 as an Advanced Landing Ground (ALG), initially as a light bomber base and then as a training base for mobile fighter squadrons. Enlarged and improved for...

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed Nuenkirchen, Germany 4 November 1944 – 4 November 1944

Failed to Return (FTR) Nuenkirchen, Germany 4-Nov-44; 2Lt Alan Brooke Prosise Jr POW MACR 10184

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 October 2019 20:10:12 Al_Skiff Changes to production block number, nicknames, description, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/28727589?terms=42-106897

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:15 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 10184 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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