42-106647 Big Mac Junior

Object Number - UPL 40346 - Capt. John Brown and ground crew of the 382nd FS with their P-51B 42-106647 C3-D "Big Mac Junior" in France during July 1944. Tailplane in left of...

Assigned to 381FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) 8-Aug-44; strafing boats was hit by flak belly landed vicinity of Quimper pilot Lt John R. Brown EVD A/C strafed and set alight. MACR 7800

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People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 363rd Fighter Group 382nd Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-795909
  • Highest Rank: Major
  • Role/Job: Pilot

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Event Location Date Description

Crashed

Failed to Return (FTR)

Odet, 29500 Ergué-Gabéric, France 8 August 1944 - 8 August 1944 Failed to Return (FTR) 8-Aug-44; strafing boats was hit by flak belly landed vicinity of Quimper pilot Lt John R. Brown EVD A/C strafed and set alight. MACR 7800

Assigned

Staplehurst, UK Assigned to 381FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF

Revisions

Date26 Oct 2019 11:04:43
ContributorAl_Skiff
Date27 Sep 2014 18:40:14
ContributorAAM
Sources

MACR 7800 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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