42-8568 The Bloody Shaft

Assigned to 359FS, 356FG, 8AF USAAF. Crashed on takeoff 28 May 44 - Lt. William G Craig.

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  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 356th Fighter Group 359th Fighter Group 359th Fighter Squadron Headquarters (359th Fighter Group)
  • Service Numbers: O-406504
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
  • Role/Job: Fighter Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 356th Fighter Group 359th Fighter Squadron Headquarters (365th Fighter Group)
  • Service Numbers: 13057398 / O-795913
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Fighter pilot

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Event Location Date Description

Manufactured

Farmingdale, NY 11735, USA Built at Republic.

Delivered

New York, NY, USA Delivered to USAAF.

Assigned

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

Crashed

Martlesham Heath, Martlesham, Ipswich, UK 1944-05-28 Crashed on takeoff 28 May 44 - Lt. William G Craig.

Revisions

Date25 Aug 2016 15:38:28
ContributorAl_Skiff
Date25 Aug 2016 15:29:40
ContributorAl_Skiff