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42-106796

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 361st Fighter Group

    361st Fighter Group

    Group
    The 361st Fighter Group was the last P-47 Thunderbolt Group to join the Eighth Air Force. Between 21 January 1944 and 20 April 1945, the Group flew 441 missions, the majority in an escort role in support of bombers flying over occupied Europe. The...

  • 375th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Dayton Casto

    Military | Captain | Fighter pilot | 361st Fighter Group
    Assigned to 375FS, 361FG, 8AF USAAF. Re-assigned to HQ Sqn 361FG, 8AF USAAF. Ended Tour of Duty (ETD). Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Edward Marevka

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot, Pilot | 361st Fighter Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Altenhausen on 13 Sep 44 in P-51 #42106796

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 13 September 1944

Revisions

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

MACR 8789 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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