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Jerry Gentry Mast

Military

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...

  • 388th Fighter Squadron

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 Greenfield, IN 15 September 1918
Lived in Chicago, IL October 1940

5314 University Avenue

Worked For Continental Illinois Bank & Trust. He continued to work for them and became a vice president after the war.

Enlisted Chicago, IL 2 June 1941
Died Arlington Heights, IL 5 March 1977

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 December 2020 02:30:33 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/2238/images/44008_04_00...
http://hellhawks.org/388_roster.html
https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=2441&h=10612864...
https://www.ancestry.com/imageviewer/collections/50010/images/NEWS-IL-TH...

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