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Capt. Melville R Ball, [ Greenwich CT ], 504th Fighter Squadron. Assigned a/c not currently known.

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Units

  • 339th Fighter Group

    339th Fighter Group

    Group
    In the years before deployment to the UK, the Group had been designated as a Bombardment Group (Dive) and trained in A-24 and A-25 dive-bombers and P-39 Airacobras. When, in April 1944, they joined the Eighth Air Force in Britain though, the pilots...

  • 504th Fighter Squadron
  • 8th Air Force

People

  • Melville Ball

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    Assigned to 504FS, 339FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited 1 x Kill. Completed tour of duty. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

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Date Contributor Update
01 September 2016 11:12:31 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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