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Captain Harry L. Barr USAAF and his Spitfire Mk-IX. Skipper was pet name for his wife Micki.

Connections

Units

  • 31st Fighter Group

    31st Fighter Group

    Group
    The 31st Fighter Group only flew missions from England between June and September 1942 but during this period they supported the Dieppe raid, the assault on occupied Europe, predominantly by the Canadian army. The attack was forced into early retreat...

  • 309th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Harry Barr

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot/Squadron Operations Officer/Assistant Group Ops Officer
    Born in El Dorado, Kansas June 13, 1919. Commissioned as a 2nd Lt and awarded pilots wings on July 11, 1941. First active duty assignment was with the 31st Fighter Group, Selfridge Field Michigan flying P-39's. Participated in the Louisiana...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 May 2021 21:47:53 RED HORSE Created entry with caption and unit associations
Sources

Papers of Lt Col Harry L Barr, USAFR Retired

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