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1st Lt William W Burns :- Air medal award card. 356FG.

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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...

People

  • William Burns

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot
    William Burns served as a fighter pilot. First assigned to the 495 Fighter Training Group, he then transferred to the 361FS of the 356FG, 8AF USAAF. ...

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Date Contributor Update
24 November 2021 16:56:08 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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https://catalog.archives.gov/id/138740826

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