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Miss Genny Cloud

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People

  • Anthony Goebel

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    With the World at War, Anthony H. Goebel (age 24) felt compelled to enlist in military service and reluctantly left his young, wartime bride to join the US Army Air Corps in 1942. After qualifying to become a pilot, Flight Cadet Goebel completed two...

  • Joseph Zoppi

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Crew Chief of "Miss GENNY CLOUD"

Aircraft

  • 44-14819 "Miss GENNY CLOUD"

    P-51 Mustang
    Assigned to 487FS, 352FG, 8AF USAAF. Flow in combat by Anthony H. Goebel. Crew chief: S/Sgt. Joe R. Zoppi, Asst. Crew Chief: Sgt. Richard L. Funk

Locations

  • Bodney

    Military site : airfield
    Before the Americans arrived Bodney was a grass-surfaced airfield. So when the 352nd Fighter Group arrived with heavy P-47 Thunderbolts, work was carried out to strengthen its roads and runways with steel matting, concrete and tarmac. Nissen huts also...

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Date Contributor Update
12 June 2017 03:21:19 ajgoebel Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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