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44-19858

P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 365th Fighter Group

    365th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in December 1943 as part of the Ninth Air Force. Flying P-47s, the Group took part in missions over northern France designed to weaken Germany's ability to repulse the planned Allied invasion of summer 1944. After the...

  • 386th Fighter Squadron

People

  • William Ward

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot | 365th Fighter Group
    Ward was the first fighter pilot assigned to the 365th FG at it's inception. He also led the last 365th FG combat mission. He flew two tours and 98 combat missions

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Date Contributor Update
25 December 2020 03:12:37 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations and place associations
Sources

"Thunderbolts of The Hell Hawks" - Barnes, Crump and Sutherland, page 300
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_fighters/p47_4.html

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