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Capt Sidney Woods :- Air medal award card. 479FG

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Units

  • 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....

People

  • Sidney Woods

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot; Deputy Commanding Officer
    Lt. Col. Sidney Woods joined the Army in the cavalry in 1939 and transferred to flight school, earning his wings in September 1941. ...

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Date Contributor Update
13 May 2022 09:48:50 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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https://catalog.archives.gov/id/146964207

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