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507th Fighter Squadron

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Based Winkton

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  • John Boland

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

  • Edward Botte

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aircraft Mechanic | 404th Fighter Group

  • Russell Fredendall

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    Fredendall in the 507th - the friendliest, happiest, most good-natured boy in the squadron. He was a good pilot, too; before his promotion during the month, he was leading flights as a second lieutenant, with first lieutenants flying his wing. (...

  • Francis Godfrey

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    1st Lieutenant Francis W. Godfrey was born January 26, 1920. His next of kin were his mother, Mildred Godfrey, and a brother, John Paul Godfrey. He was from West Los Angeles, California. ...

  • Charles Koerner

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    1st Lt Koerner flew with the 404th Fighter Group of the 9th Air Force. He flew 86 missions over France, Belgium and Germany. Most, even on D-Day, involved in ground attacks against German armored, mechanized, and infantry forces in his P-47D...

  • Ray Langford

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

  • Edward Manchester

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

  • David Schwartz

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

  • Ben Simon

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    2Lt Ben Maurice Simon ...

  • Clay Tice

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter Pilot/Squadron Commander | 404th Fighter Group
    Clay Tice, Jr. had a long and distinguished career during WW2. He served a tour with the 49th FG in the Pacific theatre early in the war. Next came a combat tour as C.O. of the 507th FS, 404th FG in Europe. Later he went back to the 49th FG this...

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Date Contributor Update
13 March 2015 15:58:50 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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