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44-72207

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 359th Fighter Group

    359th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 359th Fighter Group flew 346 missions from East Wretham between December 1943 and April 1945. In the main these missions were escorting bombers flying over occupied Europe. The Group, soon after converting from Thunderbolts to Mustangs, were...

  • Headquarters (359th Fighter Group)

People

  • James Wilson

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter Pilot; Deputy Commander | 359th Fighter Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Rysum on 11 Mar 45 in P-51 #4472207.Retired Brigadier General (USAF) ...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 11 March 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:55 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 13392 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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