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Preparations for D-Day at Bottisham, 6th June 1944. Lt. May, Lt. Stewart, Capt. Frank, Lt. Wright and Lt. Alcorn of the 376th Fighter Squadron checking maps and details before departure.
Museum object reference no. BAM_0358



  • Estel Alcorn

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    Assigned to 376FS, 361FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 496FTG 8AF USAAF. Ended Tour of Duty (ETD).

  • Wallace Frank

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot, Pilot
    Killed in Action (KIA) crashed near Gace in P-51 #4324759

  • Leslie May

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    91 missions from January to August 1944 DFC w/ 1 Oak Leaf Cluster/ AM w/ 5 Oak Leaf Cluster

  • James Stewart

    Military | Second Lieutenant

  • Jimmie Wright

    Military | Second Lieutenant


Date Contributor Update
27 October 2015 14:23:57 K Flynn Changes to person associations

Associated people by names given in caption

Date Contributor Update
22 October 2015 16:03:19 K Flynn Created entry with collection and caption

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