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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

A crashed P-38 Lightning (5Y-W_, serial number 42-67232) of the 384th Fighter Squadron, 364th Fighter Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: '384th F.S., 364th F.G., 8th Air Force.'

Connections

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Command

  • 364th Fighter Group

    364th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 364th Fighter Group flew 342 missions in P-38 Lightnings and P-51 Mustangs from Honington, Suffolk. The missions ranged from escorting bombers and dive-bombing and strafing targets to area patrol missions across a swathe of land that took in France...

  • 384th Fighter Squadron

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:02 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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