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P-47 Thunderbolt

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...

  • 391st Fighter Squadron

People

  • Bobbie Duke

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 366th Fighter Group
    30 May 1944 ...

  • Frederick Hoffman

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer, Crew Chief | 366th Fighter Group
    One of eight brothers that served in World War II, all at the same time; they were known as the “Fighting Hoffman’s”. He served from 1941 to 1945 as a member of the U.S. Army Air Corp. Bob attained the rank of Technical Sergeant and received several...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 30 May 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 January 2015 14:01:36 Gilad_Bashan Changes to nicknames
Sources

366th Fighter Association - http://www.366fightergroupassoc.org/Toppage.htm#Index
"The War We Fought" - http://www.366fightergroupassoc.org/WW%20II%20Book.htm

Date Contributor Update
17 January 2015 19:00:46 Gilad_Bashan Changes to media associations
Sources

Gilad Bashan

Date Contributor Update
17 January 2015 14:42:59 Gilad_Bashan Changes to unit associations
Sources

Gilad Bashan

Date Contributor Update
17 January 2015 14:41:29 Gilad_Bashan Changes to nicknames, person associations and media associations
Sources

Gilad Bashan

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 5363 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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