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Leonard B. Fuller's Flight Bag found in the attic of his nephew Wayne Fuller's attic.



  • 355th Fighter Group

    355th Fighter Group

    Where the 353rd Fighter Group had pioneered ground strafing techniques, it was the 355th Fighter Group who destroyed more enemy aircraft by ground strafing than any other Eighth Air Force Group. Based at Steeple Morden from July 1943 to July 1945, the...

  • 357th Fighter Squadron


  • Leonard Fuller

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    Leonard Fuller served as a pilot with the 355th Fighter Group. He was Killed in Action (KIA) on 7 July 1944 when his P-51 (serial number 44-13526) was hit by flak near Naumburg, Germany.


  • Steeple Morden

    Military site : airfield
    Originally used from 1940 as a small, grass airfield, satellite for nearby RAF Bassingbourn, Steeple Morden was allocated to the Eighth Air Force in August 1942 as a potential bomber base. It was used briefly by the 3rd Photographic Group during the...


Date Contributor Update
13 April 2016 02:12:52 daba82 Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations

Source: Wayne Fuller/ Donna Bonning