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Joseph A Kronek

Military

Crew chief to George R Bickell and P-51B 43-12173 'Peg O My Heart'.

Service

People

  • George Bickell

    Military | Colonel | Fighter Pilot 1055 single engine/Group Commander | 354th Fighter Group
    CO 354th FG Apr 17, 1944 to Feb 28, 1945 & Apr 13, 1945 to May 31, 1945 CO 355th FS Nov 16, 1942 to Apr 6, 1944 Flight commander 18th PG Hickam Field, TH 1940-42 3.5 air kills

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Units served with

  • 9th Air Force
  • 354th Fighter Group

    354th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in the autumn of 1943 and was assigned to the Ninth Air Force in December 1943. The Group were the first to fly P-51 Mustangs operationally and in their bomber escort missions pushed to find the long-range limits of the...

  • 355th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Lashenden

    Military site : airfield
    Close to but completely separate from RAF Headcorn, Lashenden was built for the RAF during 1942-43 as an Advanced Landing Ground (ALG), initially as a light bomber base and then as a training base for mobile fighter squadrons. Enlarged and improved for...

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31 December 2015 09:49:50 Al_Skiff Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, person associations, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and media associations
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