38th Fighter Squadron

Squadron

Object Number - UPL 14650 - 38th Fighter Squadron (leather patch)

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Unit stations

Station Location Date

Based

Nuthampstead 1943-09-16 - 1944-04-16

Based

Wormingford 1944-04-16

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 38410937
  • Highest Rank: Corporal
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 35529318
  • Highest Rank: Corporal
  • Role/Job: Armament
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 37227208
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 16019044
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-564868
  • Highest Rank: Captain

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: P-38 Lightning
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-38 Lightning
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-38 Lightning
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: P-38 Lightning
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron
A P-38 Lightning (CG-C, 42-67064) of the 55th Fighter Group, 27 October 1943.
  • Aircraft Type: P-38 Lightning
  • Unit: 55th Fighter Group 38th Fighter Squadron

Revisions

Date23 Jun 2019 14:55:21
ContributorForrestB
Sources

Double Nickel - Double Trouble by R.M. Littlefield

Date22 Jun 2019 07:21:51
ContributorForrestB
Sources

Double Nickel - Double Trouble, Littlefield

Date27 May 2015 19:48:07
ContributorRivet09
Sources

55th Fighter Group vs The Luftwaffe, John M. Gray, Specialty Press, 1998.

Date13 Mar 2015 16:21:09
Contributorrossingtonj
Sources

Type added.

Date27 Sep 2014 18:42:48
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / 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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