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...
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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