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Lt. Herman J Schonenberg. 338th Fighter Squadron. P-51D 44-63735 CL-O "2nd Stretch".



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 55th Fighter Group

    55th Fighter Group

    The 55th Fighter Group were the first P-38 Lightning Group to go fully operational from England. The pilots flew long-range escort missions for bombers flying over occupied Europe and racked up 'kills' of their own by destroying enemy aircraft in...

  • 338th Fighter Squadron


  • Herman Schonenberg

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Mission list attached to database form. DFC/ AM w/ 7 Oak Leaf Cluster


  • 44-63735 '2nd Stretch'

    P-51 Mustang
    Assigned to 338FS, 55FG, 8AF USAAF. Personal aircraft of Lt Herman J Schonenberg. Crashed 1/2 mile south of Thalhofen, Germany. Pilot Lt William H Barnes Killed 6-Sep-45. DNB.


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2016 09:39:12 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations