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Clayton L Peterson


49th FG New Guinea 1942-43
38th FS
HQ 55th FG



  • John Coonan

    Military | Colonel | 1055-Fighter Pilot single engine | 55th Fighter Group
    A native of Portland, OR who graduated from Grant High in 1938. After 2 years at the U of WA he joined the AAAC and received his wings in Jan. 1941. Assigned to the 26th FS and he was one of the pilots who flew P-40s off of the USS Ranger to N....

  • John Landers

    Military | Colonel | Commanding Officer | 357th Fighter Group
    Cmdr Officer of 78th FG, flew 90 missions in the Pacific Theater; served also with the 55th FG and 357th FG/ Had over 1039 hrs in flying time and 174 total missions. ...

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  • Wormingford

    Military site : airfield
    Wormingford was a Royal Flying Corps/RAF anti-Zeppelin aircraft Landing Ground First World War, rebuilt for the Eighth Air Force 1942-43. It was a Ninth Air Force base from 1943-44, and home to the 362nd Fighter Group. Switching back to the Eighth Air...


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03 May 2019 13:57:17 general ira snapsorter Changes to service number and unit associations

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25 November 2016 05:45:24 fugari Changes to nickname, highest rank, biography, awards, person associations, place associations and media associations


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27 September 2014 18:06:25 AAM AAM ingest

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