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Personal Combat Report claims 1 Kill. Verdict found 1.5 kills.

Connections

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 56th Fighter Group

    56th Fighter Group

    Group
    Flying P-47 Thunderbolts throughout their time stationed in England, the Group, known as "the Wolfpack", had more ace pilots than any other Eighth Air Force Fighter Group. The 56th Fighter Group also destroyed more enemy aircraft in air combat than any...

  • 63rd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Clinton Albright

    Military | Flight Officer | Fighter Pilot
    Assigned to 511FS, 405FG, 9AF USAAF. Transferred to 62FS, 56FG, 8AF. End of War.

  • Burleigh Curtis

    Military | Lieutenant | Pilot
    His next of kin were his wife, Mrs. Elva Louise Curtis of Medfield, MA, and his parents, Leslie and Lillian Curtis of Holliston, MA. ...

  • Hubert Zemke

    Military | Colonel | Fighter Group Commander; Pilot
    17 air victories with 56th FG flying P-47s, 2 1/2 with 479th FG flying P-51s. Lost 30 October 1944 when P-51 broke up in storm. Prisoner of War (POW) in Stalag Luft I. Was appointed as head of American Prisoner of War (POW)s while in camp. Retired from...

Aircraft

  • 42-26059 'Quaker Schlemeil'

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    Assigned to Lt Walter Frederick 63FS, 56FG, 8AF USAAF who filed claim on 4 July 1944 for 1 downed plane. Lt. Frederick was reposted soon after to Pacific Theater. Transferred as War Weary was a two seater to 336FS, 4FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 4FG...

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Date Contributor Update
01 September 2020 20:22:11 Quaker Schlemiel Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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Documentation for 1.5 kills

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