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Frank Leon Gaunt


Flight leader 318th FS 325th FG MTO P-51D 23 missions
Flight leader 44th FS 18th FG SWP P-40/P-38
8 air kills 143 missions



  • Mack Bunderson

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot 1055-single engine/Ground Adjutant | 325th Fighter Group
    318th FS 325th FG Squadron Adjutant. (off flying ststus due to wounds received) 44th FS 18th FG 87 missions 2 air kills WIA SWP Sept 1943. Flight Class 42G Moore Field, Mission, TX Aug 1942

  • Norman McDonald

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter Pilot 1055 single engine/Squadron Commander | 52nd Fighter Group
    11.5 Victory Ace (7.5 with the 52nd FG & 4.0 with the 325th FG)

  • Oscar Rau

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot 1055 single engine | 325th Fighter Group
    318th FS 4 kills

  • Grant Smith

    Military | Brigadier General | Fighter Pilot-1055 Squadron OPS officer | 325th Fighter Group
    42-G Luke Field, AZ SWP 44th FS P-40/P-38 2 kills shot down and evaded capture MTO 318th FS 325th FG P-51D 1 kill Vietnam CO 44th TFS F-105D Cold War CO 20th TFW F-111E

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  • 325th Fighter Group

    325th Fighter Group

    The 325th was first activated as the 325th Fighter Group at Mitchel Field, New York in August 1942 with the 317th,[7] 318th,[8] and 319th Fighter Squadrons[9] assigned. It trained at Hillsgrove Army Air Field with Curtiss P-40 Warhawk aircraft[10]...

  • 318th Fighter Squadron

    318th Fighter Squadron

    It was established in mid-1942 as a fighter squadron, and trained under I Fighter Command primarily in the northeast with Curtiss P-40 Warhawks. It was deployed to the Mediterranean Theater of Operations (MTO) in Algeria, and took part in the North...

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