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P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

  • 365th Fighter Group

    365th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in December 1943 as part of the Ninth Air Force. Flying P-47s, the Group took part in missions over northern France designed to weaken Germany's ability to repulse the planned Allied invasion of summer 1944. After the...

  • 386th Fighter Squadron

People

  • William Ritchie

    Military | Major | Fighter Pilot - Squuadron Commander | 365th Fighter Group
    Colonel Ritchie served in Vietnam and was Commander over several bases in Vietnam. He worked at the Pentagon and later retired in Hilton Head, SC.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 9 February 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:19 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 12297 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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