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  • 364th Fighter Group

    364th Fighter Group

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    The 364th Fighter Group flew 342 missions in P-38 Lightnings and P-51 Mustangs from Honington, Suffolk. The missions ranged from escorting bombers and dive-bombing and strafing targets to area patrol missions across a swathe of land that took in France...

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Based Honington

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  • John Burgmeier

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | P-51D Pilot, 9th Weather Recon. Sqdn. (Provisional) | 323rd Bomb Group
    Flew a tour of bombing missions with 323BG, 8AF USAAF. Cross trained for fighters and after a crash course in meteorology. Transferred to 9th Weather Recon. Squadron (Provisional) 9AF, 22 x combat missions to VE Day at St. Trond, Belgium. ...

  • George Ceuleers

    Military | Colonel | Fighter pilot | 364th Fighter Group
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Completed 2 x Tours of Duty (ETD 2). Credited 10.5 kills. Awards: DSC, DFC (4OLC), AM, WWII Victory, EAME, American Campaign, National Defense Service, Longevity Service (OLC), UN and Korean medals.

  • Robert Cheney

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter pilot | 364th Fighter Group
    Assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Re-assigned to 383FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. End of War. ...

  • Andrew Chilton

    Military | Major | Fighter pilot | 364th Fighter Group
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) fighter sweep to Hagenow hit by concentrated ground fire strafing Ju88 at Hagenow A/D, crashed at Lueneburg in P-38J 43-28734 21-May-44. Killed in Action (KIA) MACR 5016. ...

  • Bradford Collins

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 55FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF. EOW. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Wilford Conyer

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 55FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Russell Cox

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 55FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Richard Crawford

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 79FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Ronald Cree

    Military | Captain | Fighter pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 55FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF. ...

  • Charles Cunliffe

    Military | Major | Fighter pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    Assigned to HQ Sqn, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 77FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF. End of War. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:53 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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