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Lt David L. Born after a mission, P-51 44-14393 L2-Y

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  • 479th Fighter Group

    479th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 479th was the last Fighter Group to join the Eighth Air Force, which they did on 14 May 1944. Known as "Riddle's Raiders", after their first Commanding Officer Lt. Col. Kyle L. Riddle, the Group flew escort and fighter sweep missions before D-Day....

  • 434th Fighter Squadron

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  • David Born

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 434FS, 479FG, 8AF USAAF. End of War (EOW). Awards: AM (8 OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

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Date Contributor Update
21 January 2022 02:58:55 hathi25 Created entry with caption
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Provided to me by Lt David Born and family

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