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"Republic P-47 crew chief S/Sgt Robert H. McCord of Nashville, assisting pilot Lt Alwin M Juchheim, prior to take off from an 8th Air Force base in England."

Lt Alwin M Juchheim 84th FS, 78th FG (42-74753).

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Units

  • 78th Fighter Group

    78th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 78th Fighter Group was initially based at Goxhill but moved to Duxford in April 1943 and stayed there until October 1945. The 78th FG flew each of the three US built principal fighters of the AAF in the ETO. In their Thundetbolts, the 78th FG ...

  • 84th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Alwin Juchheim

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot-1055 single engine
    Flight leader/Ass't OPS officer 83rd FS 78th FG 76 combat missions 237 combat hours 9 air kills + 6 ground kills POW May 28, 1944 (collision with P-51B) MACR# 5280

  • Robert McCord

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Crew chief
    Assigned to 84FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: GC, WWII Victory, EAME.

Aircraft

  • 42-74690

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    Assigned to 83FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 5ERS, 8AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 April 2021 18:41:58 Al_Skiff Changes to caption, person associations and aircraft associations
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Date Contributor Update
04 April 2021 19:47:57 Al_Skiff Changes to caption, unit associations and person associations
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Date Contributor Update
04 April 2021 15:23:32 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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