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Incorrect information on this photo. Should be 361st FS, 356th FG. A/C is 42-26649, P-47D, QI-B, "Miss Carriage."

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Units

  • 356th Fighter Group

    356th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 356th Fighter Group flew 413 missions between 15 October 1943 and 7 May 1945 and suffered the highest ratio of losses to enemy aircraft claims of any Eighth Air Force Group. This gave the Group the reputation of being the 'hard luck' outfit. The...

  • 361st Fighter Squadron

People

  • Amos Bomberger

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot-1055 single engine
    From Westmoreland County, PA ...

Aircraft

Locations

  • Martlesham Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Opened in 1917 as home to the RFC Aeroplane Experimental Unit, Martlesham Heath became well known during the 1920s-30s as home to the Aircraft and Armament Experimental Establishment. Used as an RAF fighter station from 1939, with only a grass airfield...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 November 2015 13:35:51 PEP.1956 Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

littlefriends.co.uk

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