John Robert Brown Jr

Military

Object Number - UPL 40348 - "Capt. John Brown and ground crew in front of P-51B Mustang 42-106647 named “Big Mac Junior”, 382nd FS, 363rd FG, 9th AF."

Assigned to 382FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF. Downed by flak in P-51 42-106647 'Big Mac Junior' 8-Aug-44, attacking river transport, belly landed. Evaded (EVD)

Awards: SS, AM (9OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 x Battle Stars).

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Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: P-51 Mustang
  • Nicknames: Big Mac Junior
  • Unit: 363rd Fighter Group 381st Fighter Squadron

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Evaded capture

Vicinity of Quimper, France 8 August 1944 Downed by flak in P-51 'Big Mac Junior' 8-Aug-44, attacking river transport, belly landed. Evaded (EVD)
State College, PA

Based

Staplehurst Assigned to 382FS, 363FG, 9AF USAAF.

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Date20 Apr 2022 18:11:54
ContributorJimskiff
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Family

Date20 Apr 2022 18:10:28
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Family

Date20 Oct 2019 13:40:04
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