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Capt. Wesley Marion Tibbetts

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  • 55th Fighter Group

    55th Fighter Group

    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

People

  • Wesley Tibbetts

    Military | Captain | pilot
    Capt. Tibbetts was born in Montana but entered service at Chanute Field in Illinois as an aviation cadet. Upon completion of his training, he was assigned to the 338th Fighter Squadron, 55th Fighter Group flying a Republic P-43 Lancer. Upon arriving at...

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Date Contributor Update
20 September 2016 22:49:24 millebr Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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