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Pilots of 309th Fighter Squadron, 31st Fighter Group playing cards in pilots room at High Ercall, July 1942. Left to Right identified as: Kenorthy, Schofield, Paulk, Isbell, & Strawn

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  • 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

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  • High Ercall

    Military site : airfield
    Built during 1939-41 for the RAF, as a combined fighter station and Maintenance Unit base, High Ercall had three tarmac runways, 23 hardstandings, two T2 hangars and 24 other hangars of various types. Occupied by the RAF from October 1940, it was...

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Date Contributor Update
09 May 2021 19:17:05 RED HORSE Changes to person associations
Sources

Papers of Lt Col Harry L Barr

Date Contributor Update
09 May 2021 19:09:27 RED HORSE Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Papers of Lt Col Harry L Barr

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