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Lee A Archer


Flight leader 302nd FS 332nd FG 15th AF
169 combat missions
4 air kills
P-51C s/n 42-103831 "Ina the Macon Belle" #72
Retired has a Lt Col in 1970
Deceased 2010 and interred in Arlington National Cemetery in Sect. 6 Site 9215


Units served with

  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force

    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 332nd Fighter Group
  • 302nd Fighter Squadron

    302nd Fighter Squadron

    The 302d was one of four African-American fighter squadrons to enter combat during World War II. It saw combat in the European Theater of Operations and Mediterranean Theater of Operations from 17 February 1944 – 20 February 1945.

Associated Place


Event Location Date
Born Yonkers, NY, USA 6 September 1919
Graduated Pilot Training/Commissioned Tuskegee, AL, USA 28 July 1943

Class 43-G-SE

Died Manhattan, New York, NY, USA 27 January 2010
Buried 12 February 2010

Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sect. 6 Site 9215 RH


Date Contributor Update
09 June 2018 02:56:52 fugari Changes to highest rank, role, biography and awards

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Date Contributor Update
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