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Neal Eugene Worley

Military

Flew 127 Combat missions. Crash landed five P-47's.
Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel

Service

Units served with

  • 365th Fighter Group

    365th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in December 1943 as part of the Ninth Air Force. Flying P-47s, the Group took part in missions over northern France designed to weaken Germany's ability to repulse the planned Allied invasion of summer 1944. After the...

  • 387th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Associated Place

  • Gosfield

    Military site : airfield
    First used as an airfield during the First World War, when known as Royal Flying Corps/RAF Sible Hedingham, it was built as Gosfield for the Eighth Air Force and then Ninth Air Force in 1942-43. Home to first the 365th Fighter Group, then the 397th...

  • Juvincourt

    Military site : airfield

  • Fritzlar

    Military site : airfield

  • Bretigny

    Military site : airfield

  • Azeville

    Military site : airfield

  • Chievres

    Military site : airfield

  • Metz

    Military site : airfield

  • Florennes / Juzaine

    Military site : airfield

  • Aachen

    Military site : airfield

  • Beaulieu

    Military site : airfield

Events

Event Location Date
Born Lebo, Kansas 21 August 1921
Lived in Emporia, Kansas February 1942

626 Lincoln

Died Ukiah, California 20 December 2011

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 December 2020 18:52:39 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://hellhawks.org/387_roster.html
https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/2238/images/44011_10_00...
https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/8399426/person/42013710...
https://www.ancestry.com/search/categories/42/?name=Neal+E_Worley&event=...

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