IWM catalogue record
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Pilots of the 338th Fighter Squadron, 55th Fighter Group in front of a P-51 Mustang. Left to right they are: Captain Frank D. Bradford, Second Lieutenant Hugh Bodiford, First Lieutenant Carroll D. Henry, Lieutenant Maynard J. Wiens, Captain Jerry R. McDonald and Major Darrell S. Cramer. The 55th FG flew P-51 Mustangs from July 1944 until the end of the war in Europe.
The 55th Fighter Group were the first P-38 Lightning Group to go fully operational from England. The pilots flew long-range escort missions for bombers flying over occupied Europe and racked up 'kills' of their own by destroying enemy aircraft in...
Military | Major | Fighter Pilot
2 air plus 3 ground kills.
flew F-80s in Europe 1948-49.
Flew 100 missions during Korean War with 39th FIS in F-51Ds 1950-1951.
Military | Captain | Fighter pilot
Assigned to 338FS, 55FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited with 1 x destroyed and 1 x damaged. Lost whilst strafing a train (crashed into ground) twenty miles east of Frankfurt, Germany. Killed in action (KIA). 17-Feb-45.
Awards: AM (4OLC), PH.
Military | Major | Fighter pilot
Assigned to 338FS, 55FG, 8AF USAAF. Credited with 7 x kills. Transferred to HQ Sqn, 55FG, 8AF USAAF. Ended Tour of Duty (ETD).
Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.
Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
DFC/ 13 Air Medals
Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot
Military | Captain | Pilot