FRE 5421

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Ground personnel of the 20th Fighter Group work on P-38J-15-LO, s/n 42-104207, coded KI-N assigned to the 55th Fighter Squadron. Aircraft lost 16 July 1944. The pilot, Lt. John Klink, escaped and evaded capture, returning safely. Handwritten on slide: "P-38J 2104207 KI: 1944 55th Ftr sq 20th Ftr Gp" Printed on slide: "J.W. PHEGLEY"

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  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 20th Fighter Group 496th Fighter Training Group 55th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-753682
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Fighter Pilot

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Date: 5 Nov 2022 07:39:47
Contributoreagle0025
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Updated a/c and personnel information

Date: 8 Sep 2014 15:30:22
ContributorAAM
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection