Flight leader 48th FS 14th FG 1944-45
12 air kills (top ace of the 14th FG).
MIA/POW downed by flak near Magyarlad, Hungary (bellylanded remains of P-38L in museum in Yugoslavia) on April 2, 1945. Released 3 weeks later. MACR #13476.
P-38L s/n 44-25786 #1.
Stayed in USAF post war killed in mid-air collision while flying F-84G s/n 51-10391 has CO of the 430th FBS in S. Korea on Feb. 5, 1954.
Assigned to 48th FS 14th FG 15th FG. Flown by Capt Mike Brezas 12 kill ace. Force landed due to flak damage on April 2, 1945. Remains of a/c in Yugoslavian Aviation Museum, Belgrade, Yugoslavia,
Military site : airfield
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