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Francis S Manda

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...

Events

Event Location Date
Lived in McKinley County, NM, USA

Hometown during 1940s

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 December 2016 20:55:24 WD-C Mustang Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, nationality, highest rank, role, events and unit associations
Sources

http://www.57thfightergroup.org/personnel/65thofficers.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0erLVkqvPb0

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