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468th Service Squadron

Squadron

Structure

Part of
  • 361st Fighter Group

    361st Fighter Group

    Group
    The 361st Fighter Group was the last P-47 Thunderbolt Group to join the Eighth Air Force. Between 21 January 1944 and 20 April 1945, the Group flew 441 missions, the majority in an escort role in support of bombers flying over occupied Europe. The...

  • 50th Air Service Group
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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Bottisham

Connections

People

  • James White

    Military | Sergeant | Supply Technician | 361st Fighter Group
    Bronze Star awarded to group for support of the Rhine River Crossing.

Citations

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 October 2017 02:35:34 CombatLouie Changes to unit encompassing associations
Sources

Interview of unit member. 468th Service Squad was assigned to 361st Fighter Group at Bottisham AAF, Little Walden, and Chievres Air Base Belguim

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:49 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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