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James Winfield Nance

Military

Service

Units served with

  • 362nd Fighter Group

    362nd Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group trained in P-47s and moved to England in November 1943. Arriving earlier than many other Ninth Air Force fighter groups, the pilots main occupation was escort work for heavy bombers. The Group's first mission on 8 February 1944 was one...

  • 379th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Missions

  • 743

    9 December 1944

  • 754

    18 December 1944

Associated Place

  • Atcham

    Military site : airfield
    Atcham, at some remove from other American Air Force bases in Shropshire, was used by USAAF to train pilots from June 1942, several months before the American Eagle Squadrons were combined to form the 4th Fighter Group. Pilots here were mainly trained...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 September 2018 05:23:56 FighterPilotSon Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

National Archives POW Records
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