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506th Fighter Squadron

Squadron

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Winkton

Connections

People

  • Barton Christopher

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group

  • Max Conn

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    Credited with two enemy aircraft destroyed.

  • Chester Dunsmore

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group

  • Raymond Elledge

    Military | Major | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    Shot down on his 43rd combat mission

  • Robert Fenstermacher

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    Army Air Force 1st Lt. Robert G. Fenstermacher, of Scranton, was a P-47D pilot who crashed in Belgium in December 1944 during an armed-reconnaissance mission against targets in Germany. He was 23. ...

  • William Frost

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    Assigned to 506FS, 404FG, 8AF USAAF. "During an early familiarisation flight with a fully loaded P47C [41-6529], 1st Lt William Frost had to carry out an emergency return to the airfield, having notified the field controller that he had a fuel leak and...

  • George Gehling

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    Flew 43 combat missions

  • Phillip Harbert

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group

  • Paul Hederstrom

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group

  • Charles Hochadel

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 March 2015 15:58:57 rossingtonj Changes to type
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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:49 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / 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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