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P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 55th Fighter Group

    55th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 55th Fighter Group were the first P-38 Lightning Group to go fully operational from England. The pilots flew long-range escort missions for bombers flying over occupied Europe and racked up 'kills' of their own by destroying enemy aircraft in...

  • 338th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Harold Konantz

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot, Pilot | 55th Fighter Group
    Shot down by a friendly B-17 on the 07,04,1945 and became a POW (Prisoner of War). He was part of the 338th Fighter Squadron, the same squadron as his brother 'Walter J. Konantz', also a fighter pilot. ...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 7 April 1945

Revisions

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

MACR 13949 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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