P-38 Lightning 44-25548 crashed near Donsbach, Germany on 18 March 1945. The Pilot 2nd Lt Fred W Wright bailed out, landed safely and was captured by Germans shortly after.
Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 474th Fighter Group
Wright enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1942 and upon completing officer training was deployed to Europe. Flying a P-38 over France and Germany he was shot down and taken as a POW to Oberusel where he remained until Patton's liberation. ...
|Failed to Return (FTR)||Donsbach, Germany||18 March 1945|