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John B Wade

Military

Crashed at Kettersbach on 23 Feb 45 in P-51 #44-11364, Prisoner of War (POW).

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 44-11364

    P-51 Mustang

  • 42-28455 'The Flying Falcon'

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    Assigned to 82FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF. Crashed on take off at Duxford due to engine failure 19-Dec-44. Pilot Lt John B Wade.

Events

Event Location Date
Born
Prisoner of War (POW) Germany 23 February 1945
Prisoner of War (POW)

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 April 2020 18:45:48 jmoore43 Changes to biography
Sources

Added a "-" to the A/C serial # in the "Summary biography" to aid clarity & consistency.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:15:44 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 12629 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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