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331st Service Group

Group

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  • 479th Fighter Group

    479th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 479th was the last Fighter Group to join the Eighth Air Force, which they did on 14 May 1944. Known as "Riddle's Raiders", after their first Commanding Officer Lt. Col. Kyle L. Riddle, the Group flew escort and fighter sweep missions before D-Day....

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Cluntoe
Based Fowlmere
Based Greyfriars
Based Wattisham

Citations

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 December 2019 16:05:23 Emily Changes to type, unit part of associations and unit encompassing associations
Sources

Freeman, Mighty Eighth War Manual, p130

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:45 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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