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42-27221

P-47 Thunderbolt

P-47 Thunderbolt "I'll Get By" 42-27221 of the 404th Fighter Group, flown by Colonel Leonard C Moon.

Service

Units

  • 36th Fighter Group

    36th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group, as the 36th Pursuit Group, were part of the defence force for the Caribbean area and the Panama Canal in 1941, flying P-39s and P-40s out of Puerto Rico. By May 1944 the 36th Fighter Group were flying their first missions out of England...

  • 404th Fighter Group

    404th Fighter Group

    Group
    A unit history of the 404th Fighter Group is available online as a pdf: http://www.winkton.net/Leap%20Off/LeapOffPdf3.pdf

  • 22nd Fighter Squadron
  • 506th Fighter Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed Kassel, Germany 8 July 1945

Damaged in Mid Air Collision [CAT3] Kassel / R-12, Pilot Gene M Figel - 08/07/45.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 February 2015 17:09:28 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, description, events, unit associations and media associations
Sources

Roger Freeman Photo / http://www.aviationarchaeology.com

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