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383rd Fighter Squadron seen in 1945.

(L-R) FRONT ROW: Lt. Ralph W Queal Jr.; F/O. Joseph J Jacaruso; Lt. Fred A Ross; Capt. Elmer N Fiery; Lt. Richard P Davis; Capt. George O Warner; unk; Lt.Col. George F Ceuleers; Maj. Chester A Barnes; unk; Lt. Roscoe P McGregor; Capt. John C Hunter; Lt. James F Donovan; Capt. Roy W Orndorff; Lt. Jackie D Woodside. MIDDLE ROW: Lt. Elmer H Horman; unk; F/O T. W Kiley; Lt. Joseph A Seth; Capt. Lowell V Andrew; Lt. Cameron E Jackson; Maj. Robert H Cheney; Lt. Alex F Hoffman; unk; unk; unk; Capt. Walter L Goff; unk; Lt. Richard M Baughn; unk; unk. BACK ROW: Lt. James A Bussey; Lt. George E Smith; Lt. Valentine A O'Brien; Capt. William F Kissel; Capt. Ellis J Wheless (seated); Capt. Jessie L Truett Jr.; Lt. Edward Chlevin; Lt. Frederick L Sorrells; Capt. Charles E Hammett; Lt. Henry D Sandkaut; Lt. William K Hood; unk; Lt. Edward F Heyn; Lt. William V Pyle; Lt. Leonard Leon; Lt. Edward W Kortendick; F/O Dana F Healy Jr.

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Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Command

  • 364th Fighter Group

    364th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 364th Fighter Group flew 342 missions in P-38 Lightnings and P-51 Mustangs from Honington, Suffolk. The missions ranged from escorting bombers and dive-bombing and strafing targets to area patrol missions across a swathe of land that took in France...

  • 383rd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Lowell Andrew

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. End of War (EOW).

  • Chester Barnes

    Military | Major | Fighter Pilot
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited 1 kill. ETD. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Richard Baughn

    Military | Brigadier General | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Completed Tour of Duty (ETD). EOW. ...

  • James Bussey

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Detached to 1st Scout Force. 57 x combat missions. Failed to Return (FTR) strafing mission to Brunswick in P-51D 44-14653 'Blood and Soda'. Hit by flak strafing train, crashed near Rodewald. KIA (KIA). MACR 12504. ...

  • George Ceuleers

    Military | Colonel | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Completed 2 x Tours of Duty (ETD 2). Credited 10.5 kills. Awards: DSC, DFC (4OLC), AM, WWII Victory, EAME, American Campaign, National Defense Service, Longevity Service (OLC), UN and Korean medals.

  • Robert Cheney

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Re-assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. End of War. ...

  • Edward Chlevin

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Detached service 1st Scouting Force. Re-assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. EOW. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Richard Davis

    Military | Second Lieutenant

  • James Donovan

    Military | First Lieutenant

  • Elmer Fiery

    Military | Second Lieutenant

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 January 2018 15:32:57 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

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