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Headquarters (339th Fighter Group)

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  • 339th Fighter Group

    339th Fighter Group

    Group
    In the years before deployment to the UK, the Group had been designated as a Bombardment Group (Dive) and trained in A-24 and A-25 dive-bombers and P-39 Airacobras. When, in April 1944, they joined the Eighth Air Force in Britain though, the pilots...

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Fowlmere 5 April 1944 – 10 October 1945
Fowlmere Village

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People

  • Rolin Caler

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    Duplicated Departed Jun 18 1944 'Non-Ops,' hometown Humboldt, KS

  • Rollin Caler

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 339FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 503FS, 339FG, 8AF USAAF. Suspended from Flying Duty. Transferred to 55FG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • William Clark

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter Pilot; Group Commander | 339th Fighter Group
    til April 13, 1945 504th FS, April 14-Sept. 7, 1945 HQ, completed tour of duty

  • James Diefenbeck

    Military | Captain | 339th Fighter Group

  • Charles Dowell

    Military | Captain | 339th Fighter Group

  • Warren Elliott

    Military | Captain | 339th Fighter Group

  • James France

    Military | Flight Officer | 339th Fighter Group

  • Tom Fratello

    Military | Flight Officer | 339th Fighter Group

  • James Frink

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 339th Fighter Group

  • Seymour Ganer

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 339th Fighter Group

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Date Contributor Update
26 February 2015 16:28:31 rossingtonj Changes to stations
Sources

339 bomb group page

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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