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42-75719

P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

  • 57th Fighter Group

    57th Fighter Group

    Group
    The group was first activated as the 57th Pursuit Group in January 1941, flying P-40 Warhawks as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later assigned to the I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York.[3] It trained in New England and...

  • 65th Fighter Squadron

    65th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    Formed as a P-40 Warhawk pursuit squadron in January 1941 as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York. Trained in New England and provided air defense of the northeast after the Japanese...

People

  • James Hare

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot - Assistant Group Operations Officer | 57th Fighter Group

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 December 2016 02:12:36 466thHistorian Changes to media associations
Sources

http://57thfightergroup.org/pictures/james_hare/corsica9.html

Date Contributor Update
15 December 2016 02:11:54 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_fighters/p47_4.html
http://57thfightergroup.org/pictures/james_hare/corsica9.html

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