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44-14706

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 353rd Fighter Group

    353rd Fighter Group

    Group
    The 353rd Fighter Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force on 7 June 1943. The group flew P-47 Thunderbolts, and from October 1944, P-51 Mustangs, as escorts for bombing missions across occupied Europe and to strafe targets on the ground. Tactical...

  • 351st Fighter Squadron

People

  • James Frye

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 353rd Fighter Group
    On 15 Sept 1943, Frye undershot runway on landing on training flight to Ford at Susses in P-47 #42-8503, RTD. ...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 19 March 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 October 2014 14:45:17 Al_Skiff Changes to markings
Sources

Photo Id

Date Contributor Update
22 October 2014 14:06:56 Al_Skiff Changes to markings
Sources

Photo Id

Date Contributor Update
22 October 2014 13:48:28 Al_Skiff Changes to nicknames
Sources

Photo Id

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:45 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 13168 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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