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44-14254

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 364th Fighter Group

    364th Fighter Group

    Group
    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...

  • 385th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Donald Bloodgood

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 364th Fighter Group
    Assigned to 385FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Detached Service with 1st Scouting force on 2 occasions. Returned to 385FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited 1 x victory. Transferred Hospital. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Wilson Montague

    Military | Flight Officer | Fighter Pilot | 364th Fighter Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) near Wertheim in P-51D 44-14254.

  • Romildo Visconte

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot, Pilot | 364th Fighter Group
    Killed in Action near Liege in P-51 'Coffin Wit Wings' 44-14322

Places

  • Honington

    Military site : airfield
    Honington was in use by Eighth Air Force units for a longer period than any other air base in England. The air base, built in the mid 1930s as part of the RAF's expansion programme had seen plenty of action as an RAF base before it was handed over to...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 1 March 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 October 2014 08:58:07 Pyker Changes to production block number, nicknames, markings, person associations and place associations
Sources

Updated with data from my and Ted Damick's databases.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:44 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 13305 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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