41-6233

Object Number - UPL 21455 - P-47C Thunderbolt 41-6233 WD-O 335th Fighter Squadron, 4th Fighter Group with Lt Howard Hively and dog mascot "Duke" at Debden, 1 October 1943....

Assigned 335th FS, 4th FG, 8th AF. 9-43. Forced Landing Engine Failure Cat 4 damage, pilot Clemens A Fiedler, Debden/Sta 356. 2-9-43. ROS, Assigned 551FTS, 495FTG, 8th AF. 9-44, Mid Air Collision with Thunderbolt 42-74640 Cat 5, pilot 2nd Lt John D Heagney, Tibberton Green Farm, Tibberton, KIA. 23-9-44.
Assigned Pilots Lt Howard D (Deacon) Hively, Aubrey C Stanhope, Burt C Wyman, Clemens A Fiedler and John D Heagney.

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Units served with

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 4th Fighter Group 335th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: T-190715 / O-2044917
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Fighter Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 495th Fighter Training Group 551st Fighter Training Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-714913
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 4th Fighter Group 334th Fighter Squadron Headquarters (4th Fighter Group) No 71 'Eagle' Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-885143
  • Highest Rank: Major
  • Role/Job: Fighter pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 4th Fighter Group 335th Fighter Squadron No 121 'Eagle' Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-885212
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
  • Role/Job: Fighter Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 4th Fighter Group 335th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-2044430
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Fighter Pilot

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Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: P-47 Thunderbolt
  • Unit: 359th Fighter Group 495th Fighter Training Group 370th Fighter Squadron 551st Fighter Training Squadron

Events

Event Location Date Description

Manufactured

Farmingdale, NY 11735, USA Built by Republic.

Delivered

United States To USAAF.

Assigned

Debden, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11, UK Assigned 335th FS, 4th FG, 8th AF.

Crashed

Debden, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11, UK 1943-09-02 Forced Landing Engine Failure Cat 4 damage, pilot Clemens A Fiedler, Debden/Sta 356. 2-9-43.

Other

Repair On Site ROS

Debden, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11, UK 1943-09-04 Repair On Site.

Assigned

Atcham, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, UK Assigned 551FTS, 495FTG, 8th AF. 9-44.

Crashed

Tibberton, Newport, Telford and Wrekin TF10, UK 1944-09-23 Mid Air Collision with Thunderbolt 42-74640 Cat 5, pilot 2nd Lt John D Heagney, Tibberton Green Farm, Tibberton, KIA. 23-9-44.

Revisions

Date27 Aug 2015 15:13:10
ContributorAl_Skiff
Date15 Mar 2015 16:41:59
Contributorapollo11
Sources

Personal research & 'Eighty-One Aces of the 4th Fighter Group' by Frank Speer.

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