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"Ike" Jacket and headdress worn by Lieutenant Robert B Kline of the 434th Fighter Squadron, 479th Fighter Group

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  • 479th Fighter Group

    479th Fighter Group

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    The 479th was the last Fighter Group to join the Eighth Air Force, which they did on 14 May 1944. Known as "Riddle's Raiders", after their first Commanding Officer Lt. Col. Kyle L. Riddle, the Group flew escort and fighter sweep missions before D-Day....

  • 434th Fighter Squadron

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Date Contributor Update
16 April 2019 14:20:36 Emily Changes to caption, unit associations and person associations
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Associated Robert Kline, based on name given on the image of the pilot sitting in the cockpit of the Mustang. Units associated based on aircraft squadron codes.

Further research at http://www.littlefriends.co.uk/search/

Date Contributor Update
09 April 2019 16:24:02 TONYCO Created entry
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