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P-47D-15-RE #42-75739 "Pudgy - The Flying Hangover" Code: #50
57th Fighter Group - 65th Fighter Squadron
1LT William Bateman - Pilot

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  • 57th Fighter Group

    57th Fighter Group

    Group
    The group was first activated as the 57th Pursuit Group in January 1941, flying P-40 Warhawks as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later assigned to the I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York.[3] It trained in New England and...

  • 65th Fighter Squadron

    65th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    Formed as a P-40 Warhawk pursuit squadron in January 1941 as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York. Trained in New England and provided air defense of the northeast after the Japanese...

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  • Alto

    Military site : airfield

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 December 2016 02:16:15 466thHistorian Changes to place associations
Sources

http://57thfightergroup.org/pictures/james_hare/corsica9.html
"57th Fighter Group" - Carl Molesworth
page 126

Date Contributor Update
15 December 2016 02:16:14 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://57thfightergroup.org/pictures/james_hare/corsica9.html
"57th Fighter Group" - Carl Molesworth
page 126

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