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Marshall Sneed

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 57th Fighter Group

    57th Fighter Group

    Group
    The group was first activated as the 57th Pursuit Group in January 1941, flying P-40 Warhawks as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later assigned to the I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York.[3] It trained in New England and...

  • 65th Fighter Squadron

    65th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    Formed as a P-40 Warhawk pursuit squadron in January 1941 as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York. Trained in New England and provided air defense of the northeast after the Japanese...

Associated Place

Events

Event Location Date
Born 1914
Lived in Arkansas, USA 1941
Enlisted Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, MO 63125, USA 8 February 1941
Aerial Victory 28 January 1943
Died Gulf of Gabes, Tunisia 27 February 1943

Shot Down/KIA

Buried Carthage, Tunisia

No Known Grave
Tablets of The Missing
North Africa American Cemetery and Memorial
Carthage
Tunis, Tunisia

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 December 2016 02:10:46 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, firstname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

https://www.abmc.gov/node/535973#.WFCocGcm4dk
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Sneed&GSfn=Marshal...
"57th Fighter Group" - Carl Molesworth
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