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Francis W Godfrey

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1st Lieutenant Francis W. Godfrey was born January 26, 1920. His next of kin were his mother, Mildred Godfrey, and a brother, John Paul Godfrey. He was from West Los Angeles, California.
On March 25, 1945, while piloting P-47 tail #42-25852 of the 404th Fighter Group, 507th Fighter Squadron, he was down 4 miles west of Wissen, Germany.
His remains were never recovered.

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Born Los Angeles, CA, USA 26 January 1920

1st Lieutenant Francis W. Godfrey was born January 26, 1920. His next of kin were his mother, Mildred Godfrey, and a brother, John Paul Godfrey. He was from West Los Angeles, California.

Died Wessen, 37318 Uder, Germany 25 March 1945

On March 25, 1945, while piloting P-47 tail #42-25852 of the 404th Fighter Group, 507th Fighter Squadron, he was down 4 miles west of Wissen, Germany.

Buried

His remains were never recovered.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 04:09:34 WW2 Researcher Bill Beigel Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

IDPF and/or crash report researched by Bill Beigel. IDPF donated to American Air Museum by Bill Beigel. For more information about this flyer, you may contact http://ww2research.com.

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