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P/O James Geiger Coxetter Jr [R] 133 [Eagle] Sqn RAF.

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Units

  • No. 133 'Eagle' Squadron

    No. 133 'Eagle' Squadron

    Squadron
    'On 1 August 1941, No. 133 reformed at Coltishall as the third 'Eagle' Squadron manned by American personnel. Equipped with Hurricanes it became operational at the end of September. The next month the Squadron moved to Northern Ireland, returning to...

People

  • James Coxetter

    Military | Pilot Officer | Pilot
    Joined RAFVR, Polaris Flight Academy, assigned to 133S, replacement pilot Eglinton Oct-41 Killed in a flying action 27-Oct-41. Repatriated to the USA.

Locations

  • Eglinton

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the RAF in 1940-41, Eighth Air Force lodger units moved in in 1942. The 52nd Fighter Group and 82nd Fighter Group used the airfield, before the Royal Navy moved in and occupied the base until 1959. Partly closed, it was still used by the...

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Date Contributor Update
25 February 2016 20:06:44 Al_Skiff Changes to unit associations
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Date Contributor Update
09 November 2015 09:45:40 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
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