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P-47 Thunderbolt

To 366 FG 9th AF

Service

Units

  • 366th Fighter Group

    366th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved in England over the New Year of 1944, setting up home first at Membury and then at Thruxton. The pilots' first mission was a fighter sweep of the French coast in March 1944 and from then until D-Day that June the ground supported Allied...

  • 56th Fighter Group

    56th Fighter Group

    Group
    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...

  • 63rd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Samuel Stamps

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 27th Air Transport Group

  • Samuel Stamps

    Military | Fighter Pilot | 56th Fighter Group

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 26 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 December 2014 10:44:11 general ira snapsorter Changes to nicknames, markings, description, unit associations, person associations and media associations
Sources

Listed under 56th FG at Little Friends Website http://www.littlefriends.co.uk/search.php?searchString=tinkle&Submit=Search

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 7482 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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