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School portrait of First Lieutenant Charles J Carter of the 366th Fighter Group, from the Granby High School Yearbook, 1942.



  • 366th Fighter Group

    366th Fighter Group

    The Group moved in England over the New Year of 1944, setting up home first at Membury and then at Thruxton. The pilots' first mission was a fighter sweep of the French coast in March 1944 and from then until D-Day that June the ground supported Allied...

  • 390th Fighter Squadron


  • Charles Carter

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter pilot
    KIA June 13 1944 at St Gabriel France after his P-47D was hit with Anti Aircraft Fire then crashed and exploded. Claimed 2.0 aerial victories.


Date Contributor Update
18 November 2014 09:20:24 Memory Book Changes to caption

Additional image details from Fold 3

Date Contributor Update
18 November 2014 09:15:00 Memory Book Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations

Image Courtesy of William C Hughes, via American Air Museum Memory Book Correspondence.