Skip to main content
Edit entry 

44-72437

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 339th Fighter Group

    339th Fighter Group

    Group
    In the years before deployment to the UK, the Group had been designated as a Bombardment Group (Dive) and trained in A-24 and A-25 dive-bombers and P-39 Airacobras. When, in April 1944, they joined the Eighth Air Force in Britain though, the pilots...

  • 505th Fighter Squadron

People

  • George Mammosor

    Military | Sergeant | 339th Fighter Group

  • Thomas Miller

    Military | Staff Sergeant | 339th Fighter Group

  • Joseph Thury

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    Plane 'Pauline' Silver Star, DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME(2 x battle stars). Air to Ground 28; Air 2.5

Places

  • Fowlmere

    Military site : airfield
    Just as nearby Duxford was known as the 'Duck pond' by American airmen, so Fowlmere was known as 'the Hen Puddle' because of the wet conditions that pervaded the bases during the winter of 1943-1944. The 339th Fighter Group had no choice but to persist...

Events

Not yet known

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 May 2022 12:24:19 Al_Skiff Changes to unit associations
Sources

Roger Freeman / http://www.littlefriends.co.uk

Date Contributor Update
18 June 2015 04:38:33 santini99 Changes to production block number
Sources

added production block no.

Date Contributor Update
10 February 2015 17:13:06 Al_Skiff Changes to person associations
Sources

Roger Freeman / http://www.littlefriends.co.uk

Date Contributor Update
10 February 2015 16:30:47 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations, person associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

Roger Freeman / http://www.littlefriends.co.uk

Share