379th Fighter Squadron

Squadron

Object Number - UPL 26572 - The unit insignia for the 379th Fighter Squadron was the "Rarey Bird," named after George Rarey, the artist/P-47 pilot from the 362nd/379th who drew...

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Unit stations

Station Location Date

Based

Lashenden

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 362nd Fighter Group 379th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 13060071 O 745255
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Thunderbolt fighter pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 362nd Fighter Group 379th Fighter Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Captain
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 362nd Fighter Group 379th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-745266
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 362nd Fighter Group 377th Fighter Squadron 379th Fighter Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Brigadier General
  • Role/Job: Commander
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: XIX Tactical Air Command 362nd Fighter Group 379th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-694057
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: P-47 Thunderbolt
  • Nicknames: Dickee Dee
  • Unit: 353rd Fighter Group 362nd Fighter Group 78th Fighter Group 326th Ferry Squadron 352nd Fighter Squadron 379th Fighter Squadron 82nd Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-47 Thunderbolt
  • Unit: 362nd Fighter Group 379th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-47 Thunderbolt
  • Unit: 362nd Fighter Group 379th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-47 Thunderbolt
  • Nicknames: Damon's Demon, Archie and Mehatibel
  • Unit: 362nd Fighter Group 379th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-47 Thunderbolt
  • Unit: 362nd Fighter Group 379th Fighter Squadron

Revisions

Date1 Mar 2017 17:32:26
ContributorLucy May
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Correspondence with 379th Fighter Squadron member Sebastian Ramaci's daughter, Lisa Ramaci.

Date11 Apr 2015 06:37:39
ContributorEMBLEMHUNTER
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my photo

Date11 Apr 2015 06:36:16
ContributorEMBLEMHUNTER
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my photo

Date13 Mar 2015 15:42:15
Contributorrossingtonj
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Type added.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:42:48
ContributorAAM
Sources

Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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