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P-47 Thunderbolt Serial 41-6347 (USAAF)

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Units

  • 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...

  • 62nd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Eugene O'Neill

    Military | Colonel | Fighter Pilot
    American Fight Ace, Joined the Army Air Corp in April of 1941. Member of the famed 56FG, "Zemke's Wolf Pack", 62nd PS Dog Patch B Flight Leader. Awarded Silver Star, 3 Distinguished Flying Crosses, and Four Air Medals. During 20 years of service...

Aircraft

  • 41-6347 Li'l Abner

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    Flown on 87 combat missions by Captain Eugene O'Neill.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 May 2021 13:03:31 ED-BB Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

41-6347 in flight (USAAF photo)

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