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P-47D-15-RE #42-76257 "Squirt II" Code: 2Z-P
405th FG - 510th FS - 9th AF
Christchurch

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Units

  • 405th Fighter Group

    405th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 405th Fighter Group was a fighter bomber unit of the United States Army Air Force in World War II. They group flew P-47 Thunderbolts in the European Theater of Operations (ETO) starting with the buildup to the Invasion of Normandy ("D-Day") through...

  • 510th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Locations

  • Christchurch

    Military site : airfield
    The original Christchurch Airport operated from 1935-39, and the airfield was used by the RAF from 1939 to 1941. It was the site of the Airspeed Aircraft factiry from 1940 to 51. Christchurch was developed for USAAF use in 1943, and the Ninth Air Force...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 December 2014 04:57:47 466thHistorian Changes to collection
Sources

Chris Brassfield

Date Contributor Update
14 December 2014 04:57:24 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

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