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Earl L Sharpe

Military

Spitfire crashed 2 miles north of Portrush, N. Ireland while on a familiarization flight from Eglinton.

Service

Units served with

  • 52nd Fighter Group

    52nd Fighter Group

    Group
    Two of the Squadrons of the 52nd Fighter Group flew Spitfires with RAF Fighter Command in August and early September 1942 from northern Ireland. After these preparatory missions, the Group joined the Twelfth and then Fifteenth Air Force in the...

  • 4th Fighter Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Died 11 August 1942

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:59 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / Losses of the 8th and 9th AF by Bishop and Hey p. 26

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