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2Lt Gerald P. Devine of the 350th Ftr Sq, 353rd FG with his P-51D serial 44-14673 (coded LH-I). Officially credited with one confirmed aerial victory. At the end of his tour this aircraft was assigned to another pilot and nicknamed 'Galloping Ghost.'

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Units

  • 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. ...

  • 353rd Fighter Group

    353rd Fighter Group

    Group
    The 353rd Fighter Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force on 7 June 1943. The group flew P-47 Thunderbolts, and from October 1944, P-51 Mustangs, as escorts for bombing missions across occupied Europe and to strafe targets on the ground. Tactical...

  • 350th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Gerald Devine

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot
    Flew with Canadian Royal Air Force, then joined American Army Air Force in 1944 was in 353rd FG/350th FS/then transferred to Pacific theater after completing duty in Europe. Went into the Army Helicopter Service and served 2 tours in the Vietnam War....

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 October 2017 16:08:01 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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https://www.fold3.com/image/48254415?terms=44-14673

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