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Lady the Mutt, mascot and friend of the 417th Night Fighter Squadron

Connections

Units

  • 417th Night Fighter Squadron

    417th Night Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    The 417th Night Fighter Squadron was activated 20 February 1943. After organisation and training at Kissimmee Air Base near Orlando, Florida, the 417th departed for oversees duty on 5 May 1943 on the Queen Elizabeth, arriving in Scotland six days...

People

  • Lady Mutt

    Military | Mascot
    Lady was a mutt who became the mascot of the 417th Night Fighter Squadron. She was with the group in Corsica, and moved with them to Dijon. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 December 2019 12:03:37 Emily Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Courtesy of William A Rhodes, and published in the Appendices of the illustrated history of 417th NFS

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