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Kenneth K Lewis

Military

Attacked by two FW190s on bomber escort mission to Frankfurt and crashed into North Sea in P-47D #42-22748. Killed in Action (KIA).

Service

Units served with

  • 56th Fighter Group

    56th Fighter Group

    Group
    Flying P-47 Thunderbolts throughout their time stationed in England, the Group, known as "the Wolfpack", had more ace pilots than any other Eighth Air Force Fighter Group. The 56th Fighter Group also destroyed more enemy aircraft in air combat than any...

  • 63rd Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Killed in Action (KIA) North Sea 29 January 1944
Died 29 January 1944
Killed in Action (KIA)
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:17:56 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2120 / MACR 2120, 8th AF Losses / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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