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P-51B-10-NA, s/n 42-106443. Assigned 369th FS, 359th FG, 8th AF, coded IV-Y. Later to 355th FS, 354th FG, 9th AF. Shot down 17 July 1944 by Fw 190A-8 flown by Ofhr Gunther Bersau of the 1st Staffel of Jagdgeschwader 1. The pilot was KIA. MACR 7164.

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Units

  • 359th Fighter Group

    359th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 359th Fighter Group flew 346 missions from East Wretham between December 1943 and April 1945. In the main these missions were escorting bombers flying over occupied Europe. The Group, soon after converting from Thunderbolts to Mustangs, were...

  • 369th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-106443 Poison

    P-51 Mustang
    Shot down 17 July 1944 by Fw 190A-8 flown by Ofhr Gunther Bersau of the 1st Staffel of Jagdgeschwader 1. The pilot 2Lt Tom Cannon evaded capture. MACR 7164.

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16 March 2020 15:51:15 eagle0025 Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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