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42-66723

P-38 Lightning

Service

Units

  • 20th Fighter Group

    20th Fighter Group

    Group
    In August 1943, the 20th Fighter Group arrived in Clyde, Scotland, before travelling to Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire, which was to be their base for the rest of the war. The Group flew 312 missions before their last mission on 25 April 1945. The...

  • 77th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Jack Gard

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot-1056 Twin Engine | 20th Fighter Group
    Wingman 77th FS 20th FG Aug 1943 - Dec 1943 1 ME-109 destroyed air 6:35 combat hours. Shot down by Me109 and captured Dec. 1, 1943 while flying P-38H s/n 42-66723. Held at Stalag Luft I Barth, Germany. MACR #1425 1 FW190

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Germany 1 December 1943

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:59 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 1425 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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