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P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

  • 366th Fighter Group

    366th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved in England over the New Year of 1944, setting up home first at Membury and then at Thruxton. The pilots' first mission was a fighter sweep of the French coast in March 1944 and from then until D-Day that June the ground supported Allied...

People

  • James Ayers

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 366th Fighter Group
    Killed in action.

  • John Coleman

    Military | Captain | Fighter pilot | 352nd Fighter Group
    Assigned to 328FS, 352FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited 4.33 x air 2.5 x ground. Crashed near Tilburg on 5-Oct-44 due to mechanical failure in P-51 44-13983 EVD Returned to Duty (RTD). Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 9 August 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 8152 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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