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Lt. Samuel Phillips Mitchell Kinsey, An Ace Of The Flying Tigers, 23rd Fighter Group and then moved to the European theatre with the 356th Fighter Group...

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  • 356th Fighter Group

    356th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 356th Fighter Group flew 413 missions between 15 October 1943 and 7 May 1945 and suffered the highest ratio of losses to enemy aircraft claims of any Eighth Air Force Group. This gave the Group the reputation of being the 'hard luck' outfit. The...

  • 360th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Samuel Kinsey

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    Prior to joining the 356th Fighter Group in March 1945, Kinsey served with the 74th Fighter Squadron, 23rd Fighter Group (known as the Flying Tigers) with the United States 14th Army Air Force in the China, Burma, India Theatre. The China Lantern...

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Date Contributor Update
30 November 2019 18:31:05 Michelbe Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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Michel Beckers WW2CRASHSITERESEARCH

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