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Wings of War, a tribute to 2 Lt Richard A Albert, by Albert & Gage. Christine Albert, the vocalist, is Richard's niece.

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Units

  • 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

  • Richard Albert

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    Assigned to 63FS, 56FG, 8AF USAAF. Mid-air collision during local training flight on 5-Feb-44 in P-47D 42-7943 and crashed near Wangford, Suffolk. Killed in Action (KIA).

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Date Contributor Update
06 May 2015 21:10:34 usxpat Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.albertandgage.com/wingsofwar.htm

Date Contributor Update
06 May 2015 21:10:34 usxpat Changes to place associations
Sources

http://www.albertandgage.com/wingsofwar.htm

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