"North American P-51 "Maggie's Drawers" heads out on a sortie.-FRANCE."
- P-51B 42-106485 "Maggie's Drawers" of the 380FS, 363FG, 9AF (coded A9-V).
Equipped with P-51s, the Group entered combat from England in February 1944, flying bomber escort and ground-strafing missions. They took part in the invasion of Normandy, protecting gliders and troop carriers on 6 and 7 June. In September 1944, now...
Assigned to 380FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF. Mechanical failure on mission to Berlin from home base Staplehurst, AAF-413, crash location near Lingen, 29-Apr-44. Pilot Albert G Johnson, POW. MACR 4435.