42-8532

A P-47 Thunderbolt (serial number 42-8532) of the 389th Bomb Group, used for communication purposes.' Handwritten caption on reverse: 'P-47. XX-4. Roger - Here is the (?) P-47 (taken in England I know!) - can you assist? Copy of my "original", "credit":' On reverse: Kenneth W. Clendenin [Stamp].

Object Number - FRE 7950 - A P-47 Thunderbolt (serial number 42-8532) of the 389th Bomb Group, used for communication purposes.' Handwritten caption on reverse: 'P-47. XX-4....

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Units served with

The insignia of the 389th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Crashed

Wattisham, Ipswich, Suffolk IP7, UK 1945-04-11 Crashed Belly Landing, CAT3 Damage, Wattisham/Sta 377, pilot William M Williams. 11th April 1945.

Revisions

Date20 Feb 2015 12:13:18
ContributorAl_Skiff
Sources

Roger Freeman Photo.

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