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P-51B-5-NA #43-6787 "Eager Beaver" Code: C5-H
357th FG - 364th FS
This was a war weary a/c being used as a squadron "hack." Photographed on a hardstand while visiting Attlebridge.

Connections

Units

  • 357th Fighter Group

    357th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 357th Fighter Group was the first P-51 Mustang Group in the Eighth Air Force, training with them from November 1943 at Raydon, England and entering combat with them in the February of the following year from their new base at Leiston. The Group was...

  • 364th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Locations

  • Attlebridge

    Military site : airfield
    Attlebridge was constructed for RAF use and completed to that standard in 1942. However, with news that it was to be assigned to the American Air Force, the runways were extended and additional hardstandings and outbuildings constructed for the heavy...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 June 2016 23:58:07 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

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