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1LT Virgil Lyle Roe
Fighter Pilot
365th Fighter Group - 388th Fighter Squadron - 9th AF



  • 9th Air Force
  • 365th Fighter Group

    365th Fighter Group

    The Group moved to England in December 1943 as part of the Ninth Air Force. Flying P-47s, the Group took part in missions over northern France designed to weaken Germany's ability to repulse the planned Allied invasion of summer 1944. After the...

  • 388th Fighter Squadron


  • Virgil Roe

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot


  • Dover Army Air Base

    Military site : airfield
    The first airfield site was near East Boldre, used before the First World War. A Royal Flying Corps and RAF station during the First World War, it was sold and dismantled from 1920-1924, though the land was used as a private airfield from 1933 to 1938....


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