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Stanley P Lancaster

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 Mississippi, USA 10 April 1920
Lived in Washington County, MS, USA 1941
Enlisted Jackson, MS, USA 8 October 1941
1 Aerial Victory 1 November 1943
Buried Stoneville, MS 38776, USA 4 1986

Stoneville-Leland Cemetery
Stoneville
Washington County
Mississippi, USA

Died Mississippi, USA 1 March 1986

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 December 2016 01:23:20 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Lancaster&GSfn=Sta...
http://raf-112-squadron.org/57thfghonor_roll42-43.html

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