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14th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron

Squadron

Structure

Part of
  • 3rd Photographic Reconnaissance Group

    3rd Photographic Reconnaissance Group

    Group
    The 3rd Photographic Group were stationed only briefly in Britain and flew no missions from either Membury or Steeple Morden. They were reassigned to the Twelfth Air Force and undertook photographic reconnaissance in support of operations in the...

  • 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

    7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

    Group
    Based for the majority of their service at Mount Farm, Oxfordshire, the 7th Photographic Group (Reconnaissance) took over three million intelligence photos during the course of 4,251 sorties over occupied Europe. The Group was awarded a Distinguished...

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Mount Farm

Connections

People

  • Gerald Adams

    Military | Colonel | Pilot/Squadron Commander | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • Edward Algustyniak

    Military | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • Richard Alix

    Military | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • George Alleby

    Military | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • Robert Alston

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • James Anderson

    Military | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • William Anthony

    Military | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • Ralph Arendt

    Military | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • James Armstrong

    Military | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

  • Wallace Arnold

    Military | 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group

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Aircraft

  • 42-12981

    F-5 Lightning
    Lockheed F-5 Lightning 42-12981 of the 14th PRS, 7th PRG, 8th AF. Departed Mount farm with pilot Capt Robert R Nelson and Capt Cassaday on a photo-recce operation of marshalling yards at Hasselt, Belgium. Nelson was shot down by the Flak placed on the...

  • MB945 Lu Mar II

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire MB945 PR Mk XIT, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

  • MB955 'Lease Fleece'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire MB955 PR Mk XIT, Built at Chattis Hill. FF 20-10-43, delivered to Benson 5-11-43, assigned to 14PRS 7PRG 8AF USAAF 5-12-43 Lost over Holland Pilot Lt Paul A Balogh MACR 9170. 19-9-44, SOC.

  • PL-866

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PL866 PR Mk XI, Built at Aldermaston. ...

  • PL782

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PL782 PR Mk XI, Built at Aldermaston. ...

  • PL962

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PL962 PR Mk XI. ...

  • PA892 'My Darling Dorothy'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PA892 PR Mk XI C/No 4996 Built at Chattis Hill Spitfire Factory. ...

  • MB946

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire MB946 PR Mk XIT, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

  • MB950 'Upstairs Maid'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire MB950 PR Mk XIT, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

  • PL841

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PL841 PR Mk XI, Built at Aldermaston. ...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 September 2016 11:32:58 general ira snapsorter Changes to type, unit encompassing associations, person associations, aircraft associations, stations and media associations
Sources

Consolidation of duplicate units and connections to reflect the 7th Photographic Reconnaissance Group's structure according to "Air Force Combat Units of World War 2", Ed. Maurer Maurer, Office of Air Force History. Washingto D.C. 1983. (p.45).

Also includes 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)

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:47 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

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

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