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Lt James Jabara. 354th Fighter Squadron. P-51D 44-14346 WR-K "The Ceegar Kid". Lt Jabara came to the 355th FG from the 9th Air Force's 363rd Fighter Group where he had 1&1/2; confirmed claims. Although not scoring with the 355th FG he went on to down 15 Mig 15s during the Korean War.

Connections

Units

  • 355th Fighter Group

    355th Fighter Group

    Group
    Where the 353rd Fighter Group had pioneered ground strafing techniques, it was the 355th Fighter Group who destroyed more enemy aircraft by ground strafing than any other Eighth Air Force Group. Based at Steeple Morden from July 1943 to July 1945, the...

  • 354th Fighter Squadron

People

  • James Jabara

    Military | Colonel | Fighter Pilot 1055 single engine/Group Commander
    Wingman 382nd FS 363rd FG Flight leader 354th FS 355th FG 1.5 air kills Flight commander 334th FIS 4th FIW Korea 15 kills CO 337th FIS and 31st FIW KIlled in car accident Nov 17, 1966.

Aircraft

  • 44-14346 'Betsy K' 'Ceegar Kid'

    P-51 Mustang
    Assigned to 354FS, 355FG, 8AF USAAF. Personal aircraft of Lt James Jabara. A/C abandoned after Mid Air Collision with P-51D 44-72253 3 miles E Sudbury/Sta 174 Cat 4 damage 1Lt James Jabara, 2-Jun-45.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 October 2016 13:54:47 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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