42-74658 Little Fifi

Assigned to 359FS, 356FG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) flak emplacement strafing mission crash landed Groesbeek, Belgium pilot Lt Howell Broxton Evaded (EVD) 17-Sep-44. MACR 8799.

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Units served with

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 356th Fighter Group 359th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 14090639 / O-810304
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
  • Role/Job: Fighter pilot

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Events

Event Location Date Description

Crashed

Failed to Return (FTR)

Groesbeek, Netherlands 1944-09-17 Failed to Return (FTR) flak emplacement strafing mission crash landed Groesbeek, Belgium pilot Lt Howell Broxton Evaded (EVD) 17-Sep-44. MACR 8799.

Manufactured

Farmingdale, NY 11735, USA Built at Republic.

Delivered

LaGuardia Airport (LGA), Queens, NY 11371, USA Delivered to USAAF.

Assigned

Martlesham Heath, Martlesham, Ipswich, UK Assigned to 359FS, 356FG, 8AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:41:03
ContributorAAM
Sources

MACR 8799 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database