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42-76569

P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

  • 405th Fighter Group

    405th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 405th Fighter Group was a fighter bomber unit of the United States Army Air Force in World War II. They group flew P-47 Thunderbolts in the European Theater of Operations (ETO) starting with the buildup to the Invasion of Normandy ("D-Day") through...

  • 510th Fighter Squadron

People

  • John Drummond

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 405th Fighter Group
    Lt Drummond flew 47 missions with the 510th Fighter Squadron. He was shot down, by flak, near Vive , France on July 26th 1944. He bailed out, his P-47 42-27181, was hit in the engine by flak and it crashed and burned in the village of Gieville, France....

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
26 January 2020 17:48:54 Pyker Changes to serial number
Sources

Removed incorrect additional "2" from serial number.

Date Contributor Update
14 June 2019 14:19:33 gfeindel Changes to nicknames, markings, unit associations and person associations
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papers of Lt Drummond.

Date Contributor Update
14 June 2019 14:15:29 gfeindel Created entry with serial number and aircraft type
Sources

papers of Lt John Drummond

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