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42-84081

P-51 Mustang

On strength 525th FS 86th FG 12th AF at time of crash landing.

Service

Units

  • 27th Fighter Group

    27th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 27th went through two different incarnations during the Second World War. As the 27th Bombardment Group it fought in the Philippines and Java in 1941-42. It was then reformed in the US and sent to North Africa, where it eventually became the 27th...

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed Pomigliano NA, Italy 22 April 1944

Crashed belly landing, damaged CAT4, Pomigiliano AF, Naples, Italy, pilot Lemuel W Purdum III.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 February 2015 17:06:51 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, markings, description, events, unit associations and media associations
Sources

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

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