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IWM catalogue record

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Captain John W. Guckeyson of the 361st Fighter Group with his P-47 Thunderbolt (E2-W, serial number 42-75221) nicknamed "Contrary Mary".

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  • 361st Fighter Group

    361st Fighter Group

    Group
    The 361st Fighter Group was the last P-47 Thunderbolt Group to join the Eighth Air Force. Between 21 January 1944 and 20 April 1945, the Group flew 441 missions, the majority in an escort role in support of bombers flying over occupied Europe. The...

People

  • John Guckeyson

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) crashed at Tornau in P-51 'Contrary Mary' #42103349

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:26:40 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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