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P-51D 44-13746 LC-M 'Its the Kid' 1st Lt Frederick H Alexander. 77FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF.



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 20th Fighter Group

    20th Fighter Group

    In August 1943, the 20th Fighter Group arrived in Clyde, Scotland, before travelling to Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire, which was to be their base for the rest of the war. The Group flew 312 missions before their last mission on 25 April 1945. The...

  • 77th Fighter Squadron


  • 44-13746 'Its the Kid !' 'Little Sister'

    P-51 Mustang
    Assigned to 77FS, 20FG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) bomber escort Merseburg, on return near Ostend A/C departed formation pilot stating he was low on fuel, heard to be abandoning A/C. 2-Nov-44. Pilot Lt Jack W Kennedy Killed in Action (KIA). MACR...


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03 July 2016 16:24:24 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations