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L J Aconfrio

Military

Devised a Hydraulic Brake and Flap tester for fighter aircraft, saving hundreds of man hours

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  • 479th Fighter Group

    479th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 479th was the last Fighter Group to join the Eighth Air Force, which they did on 14 May 1944. Known as "Riddle's Raiders", after their first Commanding Officer Lt. Col. Kyle L. Riddle, the Group flew escort and fighter sweep missions before D-Day....

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Date Contributor Update
14 January 2019 15:07:05 Emily Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography and unit associations
Sources

Target Victory, 11 April 1945 UPL 36949

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