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Rockford V Gray

Military

March-Oct. 1943, to HQ, later to 9th AF and Killed in Action (KIA)

Service

Units served with

  • 359th Fighter Group

    359th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 359th Fighter Group flew 346 missions from East Wretham between December 1943 and April 1945. In the main these missions were escorting bombers flying over occupied Europe. The Group, soon after converting from Thunderbolts to Mustangs, were...

  • 365th Fighter Group

    365th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in December 1943 as part of the Ninth Air Force. Flying P-47s, the Group took part in missions over northern France designed to weaken Germany's ability to repulse the planned Allied invasion of summer 1944. After the...

  • 369th Fighter Squadron
  • Headquarters (365th Fighter Group)

Events

Event Location Date
Born Dallas, Texas

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 November 2015 18:40:36 Lucy May Changes to service number and unit associations
Sources

Brought in information from a duplicate record. Source:
Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:24:20 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Unit History

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