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Daniel L. Finlay in Leiston.

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People

  • Daniel Finley

    Military | Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot, Pilot
    Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Uefeln on 29 July 44 in P-51 #42-106843. He died while in captivity.

Locations

  • Leiston

    Military site : airfield
    Leiston's location only three miles from the North Sea Coast made it ideal as a Fighter Group air base whose job would be to escort bombers across the sea and over occupied Europe. The air base also witnessed the arrival of many very damaged Allied...

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Date Contributor Update
01 May 2015 10:28:09 ED-BB Created entry with caption and person associations
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Photo added, courtesy of Daniel Finley's niece

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