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P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

People

  • Russell Fredendall

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 404th Fighter Group
    Fredendall in the 507th - the friendliest, happiest, most good-natured boy in the squadron. He was a good pilot, too; before his promotion during the month, he was leading flights as a second lieutenant, with first lieutenants flying his wing. (...

Places

  • Winkton

    Military site : airfield
    Prepared as an RAF Advanced Landing Ground in 1943, the land was released for grazing before it was again selected for aircraft use, and improved for the Ninth Air Force in 1944. Used briefly by the 404th Fighter Group, it was then abandoned,...

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 25 June 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 April 2019 01:48:09 466thHistorian Changes to nicknames, markings and place associations
Sources

http://www.winkton.net/pages/p47swinkton.htm

Date Contributor Update
22 April 2019 01:21:34 466thHistorian Changes to unit associations
Sources

http://www.usaafdata.com/?q=search&page=56&order=field_rank_value&sort=asc

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

MACR 5974 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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