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P-47 Thunderbolt

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Event Location Date
Shot Down near Kreuzau, Germany 23 February 1945

Damaged while straffing a German transport column west of Gladbach starting a fire. The pilot, LT. Gene Royer bailed out near Kruzau.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 December 2020 22:44:00 466thHistorian Changes to production block number, nicknames, markings, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=10155271779199560&set=g.51149364207
"Thunderbolts of The Hell Hawks" - Barnes, Crump and Sutherland, page 152

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:05 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 12639 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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