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42-106676

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

  • Owen Farmer

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    CAPT Owen P. Farmer, Jr. of the 505th Ftr Sq, 339th FG in front of his aircraft. Officially credited with two confirmed aerial victories, Farmer flew five different Mustangs, all nicknamed "Dibbo" and coded 6N-H. This is probably P-51D 44-13946....

  • John Henry

    Military | Colonel | Fighter Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    John B Henry served as a pilot with the 339th Fighter Group. He flew P-51 'San Antone Rose'. Completed tour of duty April 11, 1945. ...

  • Walden Howard

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot, Pilot | 339th Fighter Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) crashed near Stadthagen in P-51 'Princess Marie' 42-106676.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:14 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 11864 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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