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Jasper E Hargrove

Military

Wing man, Flight Leader, 56 Combat Missions, 258 Hours Operational Time: Left ZI 17 August, 1944. Returned to ZI 17 Aug. , 1945 Shot down (Ground Fire) 16 April, 1945

Silver Star/ AM w/ 6 Oak Leaf Cluster/ PH/ ETO w/ 3 battle stars WW II VM/ DUC

3 1/2-1-2

Service

Units served with

  • 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...

  • 385th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

  • 43-7000 'Marj' 'Priority Nil'

    P-51 Mustang
    Assigned to 486FS, 352FG, 8AF USAAF. Personal aircraft of Lt Woodrow W Anderson. Re-assigned to Lt Charles E Griffiths. Transferred to 555FTS, 496FTG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 77FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF.

Events

Event Location Date
Born Eastman, Georgia 27 April 1921
End Tour of Duty (ETD)
Promoted

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:15:04 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list / self

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