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42-67433

P-38 Lightning

Service

Units

  • 364th Fighter Group

    364th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 364th Fighter Group flew 342 missions in P-38 Lightnings and P-51 Mustangs from Honington, Suffolk. The missions ranged from escorting bombers and dive-bombing and strafing targets to area patrol missions across a swathe of land that took in France...

  • 384th Fighter Squadron

People

  • William Coltman

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter pilot | 364th Fighter Group
    Assigned to 384FS, 364FG, 8AF USAAF. Involved in a mid-air collision returning from a bomber escort mission to Bordeaux 27-Mar-44 in P-38J 42-67433 and crashed West of Caen. Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 3529. Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 27 March 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:00 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 3529 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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