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Lawrence W Nelson Jr.

Military

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • 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
End Tour of Duty (ETD)
Promoted

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:18:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / EAGLES OF DUXFORD, The 78th Fighter Group in WW2 by Fry, p132 / Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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