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P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

  • 36th Fighter Group

    36th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group, as the 36th Pursuit Group, were part of the defence force for the Caribbean area and the Panama Canal in 1941, flying P-39s and P-40s out of Puerto Rico. By May 1944 the 36th Fighter Group were flying their first missions out of England...

  • 22nd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Robert Campbell

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 356th Fighter Group
    Assigned to 361FS, 356FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to HQ Sqn, 65FW, 8AF USAAF. Ended Tour of Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Frank Fazekas

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 36th Fighter Group
    23 MAR 2018 - Funeral Announcement For Airman Killed During World War II ...

Places

  • Kingsnorth

    Military site : airfield
    Kingsnorth was used as an RAF Advanced Landing Ground in 1943, with temporary runways and buildings. It was then used by the Ninth Air Force as an Advanced Landing Ground 1944, and was in 1944 home briefly to the 36th Fighter Group.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 27 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:04 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 9835 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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