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1LT Gordon H. McDaniel
325th Fighter Group - 318th Fighter Squadron - 15th AF
Became an "Ace in a Day" by shooting down five FW190's on 14 March 1945

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  • 325th Fighter Group

    325th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 325th was first activated as the 325th Fighter Group at Mitchel Field, New York in August 1942 with the 317th,[7] 318th,[8] and 319th Fighter Squadrons[9] assigned. It trained at Hillsgrove Army Air Field with Curtiss P-40 Warhawk aircraft[10]...

  • 318th Fighter Squadron

    318th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    It was established in mid-1942 as a fighter squadron, and trained under I Fighter Command primarily in the northeast with Curtiss P-40 Warhawks. It was deployed to the Mediterranean Theater of Operations (MTO) in Algeria, and took part in the North...

  • 15th Air Force

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Date Contributor Update
28 November 2016 15:07:10 466thHistorian Changes to place associations
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Date Contributor Update
28 November 2016 15:07:09 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations
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