Ernest Shipman

media-30049.jpeg UPL 30049 1Lt Ernie Shipman 31st FG POW J Cook photo collection and archives

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Object Number - UPL 30049 - 1Lt Ernie Shipman 31st FG POW

Flight leader 307th FS 31st FG

7 air kills

Shot down by a P-38J and captured on July 31, 1944 near Budapest, Hungary MACR #7308.

P-51D s/n 44-13446 MX+E "Cactus Blossum"


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Units served with

 A P-51 Mustang (MX-A, serial number 44-13464), flown by Major Sam Brown of the 31st Fighter Group, 15th Air Force.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force Twelfth Air Force Fifteenth Air Force
  • Type Category: Fighter


  • Site type: Prisoner of war camp
  • Known as: Stalag Luft III, Sagan, Germany


Date22 Sep 2017 07:36:27
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