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42-67038

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

  • Robert Thomas

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    Baled out of P-38H 42-67038 over channel on 30 Nov 1943. A/c crashed near Ierseck, Holland and Lt Thomas died of injuries or illness in hospital on 17 Feb 1944. Killed in Action (KIA).

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Over Water (OW) English Channel 30 November 1943

Revisions

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

MACR 1426 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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