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Major Francis "Spanky" Manda, 65th Squadron, 57th Fighter Group, in Northern Italy.

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  • 57th Fighter Group

    57th Fighter Group

    Group
    The group was first activated as the 57th Pursuit Group in January 1941, flying P-40 Warhawks as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later assigned to the I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York.[3] It trained in New England and...

  • 65th Fighter Squadron

    65th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    Formed as a P-40 Warhawk pursuit squadron in January 1941 as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York. Trained in New England and provided air defense of the northeast after the Japanese...

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Date Contributor Update
18 December 2016 21:13:46 WD-C Mustang Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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http://www.57thfightergroup.org/pictures/bob_hanning/j6.html

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