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Lt. Maurice M. Haines 369th Fighter Squadron, 359th Fighter Group



  • 359th Fighter Group

    359th Fighter Group

    The 359th Fighter Group flew 346 missions from East Wretham between December 1943 and April 1945. In the main these missions were escorting bombers flying over occupied Europe. The Group, soon after converting from Thunderbolts to Mustangs, were...

  • 369th Fighter Squadron


  • Maurice Haines

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Lt. Maurice M. Haines enlisted on 13 November 1942. Assigned to the 369th Fighter Squadron on 8 September 1944, on his 10th combat mission with the 359th Fighter Group, 5 November 1944, he was hit by flak and bailed out. The Lieutenant was captured and...


Date Contributor Update
09 August 2019 10:55:50 general ira snapsorter Changes to caption and place associations

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Date Contributor Update
07 August 2019 22:36:39 Janet Fogg Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations

Photo courtesy Marvin Boussu.
Archived by Char Baldridge, Historian, 359th Fighter Group Association.
Posted by Janet Fogg, 359th Fighter Group Historian.