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325th Ferry Squadron

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Stations

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Based Maghaberry

Connections

People

  • Fred Gracia

    Military | 27th Air Transport Group

  • John Hartner

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Airplane Mechanic
    Inducted October 1942, discharged February 1946

  • Lamont Hoagland

    Military | Private First Class

  • Claude King

    Military | Corporal | 31st Transport Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) C-47B #43-48589. On a supply mission from Le Culot ALG to Fritziar AFB - all 5 crew were killed when crashed near Bonn North Rhine-Westphalia.

  • Robert Knowles

    Military | Second Lieutenant | 31st Transport Group
    KIA. P-47D #44-33142 flying very low due to bad weather crashed in water 1/2 mile SW of Cragmore Point, Scotland to avoid hitting cliffs.

  • Douglas Legear

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 31st Transport Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) DNB. Killed in an accident in a fighter aircraft near Cormeille, France.

  • Willard Leutenegger

    Military | Flight Officer | Pilot | 27th Air Transport Group
    Co Pilot C-47A-25-DK #42-93508 when it crashed after striking trees attempting to land in heavy fog at Ramsbury, Station 469, UK. Killed in Action (KIA). DNB. 22-12-44.

  • William Lustig

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 27th Air Transport Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) C-47B #43-48589 crashed into hill E of Linz, Austria due to bad weather.

  • Winfield Malone

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 27th Air Transport Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) UC-64 Norseman crashed into King Alfred's Tower near Zeal,Wilts, Yeoville, England on a parts delivery run.

  • James Martin

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 27th Air Transport Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) UC-64A #43-5294 crashed near Baron's Park Farm, near Eagle, Wales.

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Aircraft

  • 42-93508

    C-47 Skytrain
    Crashed after striking trees attempting to land in heavy fog at Ramsbury, Station 469, UK. Pilot, Co Pilot and Crew Chief KIFA, Asst Crew Chief Daniel V.B. Riley and Radio Operator Charles A Kdlak WIA. The airplane was diverting there because it was...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 September 2017 15:31:05 general ira snapsorter Changes to type, air forces and person associations
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia.

Updates and amendments to associations from:
- www.ddaymuseum.co.uk/documents/US-units-June-44.doc
List supplied courtesy of Mr Phil Grinton from California, February 2004. From the website of the D-Day Museum, Portsmouth (www.ddaymuseum.co.uk).

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:48 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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