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Ralph Jenkins and his Menu of services offered through his 405th P-47 Fighter Squadron

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  • Ralph Jenkins

    Military | Colonel | Fighter pilot, squadron commander
    Ralph C. Jenkins: Was a 25 year old Flight Commander flying Thunderbolt fighters in the 510th Squadron, 405th Group 9th Air Force. Became Squadron Commander and flew 129 combat missions beginning on D-Day Normandy. After airfield estabished in...

  • Bruce Parcell

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Commanding Officer
    Awards: Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 7 Oak Leaf Clusters

  • Clifford Russell

    Military | Second Lieutenant | pilot
    Clifford B. Russell was born in Bozeman, Montana and raised in Klamath Falls, Oregon. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1940 from Portland, Oregon. He received his wings at the 63rd A.A.F. Flying Training Detachment in Georgia in Nov., 1943 and was...

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Date Contributor Update
23 December 2017 17:28:39 Mdala Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
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Obtained from Ralph Jenkins as part of interview for David E. Huntley's book

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