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Cyril G Browne Jr

Military

Whilst attacking rail lines on 8 February 1945 Browne reported he was pinned down by light flak to his fellow Squadron leader Major Wilton H Earle. Earle later saw a P-47 crash and burn and a parachute hit the ground, believed to belong to Browne.

Service

Units served with

  • 36th Fighter Group

    36th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group, as the 36th Pursuit Group, were part of the defence force for the Caribbean area and the Panama Canal in 1941, flying P-39s and P-40s out of Puerto Rico. By May 1944 the 36th Fighter Group were flying their first missions out of England...

  • 22nd Fighter Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Died 8 February 1945

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 November 2015 15:37:17 Emily Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, suffix, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events and unit associations
Sources

MACR 12272

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