Clifford Tovey Ashby

Military

Assigned to 361FS, 356FG, 8AF USAAF. Completed (End) Tour of Duty (ETD).

Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

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Units served with

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: P-51 Mustang
  • Nicknames: The Brunette Bunny
  • Unit: 356th Fighter Group 361st Fighter Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date Description

Other

End Tour of Duty (ETD)

England, UK 1945-03-14 Ended Tour of Duty (ETD).

Other

Promotion

Martlesham Heath, Martlesham, Ipswich, UK 1944-08-31 Promoted to 1st Lieutenant.

Other

Assigned

Martlesham Heath, Martlesham, Ipswich, UK 1944-06-24 - 1945-03-14 Assigned to 361FS, 356FG, 8AF USAAF.

Other

Promotion

Martlesham Heath, Martlesham, Ipswich, UK 1945-03-10 Promoted to Captain.
Nyssa, OR 97913, USA

Other

Crashed

Bruning St, Bennington, NE 68007, USA 1944-04-16 Taxiing Accident Bruning AAF NE, Cat 3 damage, pilot Lt Clifford T Ashby, 16-Apr-44. P-47G 42-25264 - 262ABU

Died

Chico, CA, USA 2008-04-27

Buried

Glen Oaks Memorial Park Chico Butte County CA Glen Oaks Memorial Park Chico Butte County California, USA

Born

Garland, UT 1921-12-14 Son of James Ralph and Elizabeth Tovey Ashby.

Revisions

Date21 Sep 2016 10:04:39
Sources

Merged with duplicate entry to include details from:
- the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia;
- Unit Histories

Date27 Sep 2014 18:06:30
ContributorAAM
Sources

Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list