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Albert R Fogg

Military

Crash landed near Harrington, Northamptonshire after losing the second engine on the return from an escort mission after losing the first engine on 4 Mar 1944 in P-38J 42-67736. RTD.

Baled out of P-38J 42-68140 after being hit by flak on 30 Apr 1944. A/c crashed near St Avertin. Prisoner of War (POW).

AM w/ 2 Oak Leaf Cluster, PH

Service

Units served with

  • 20th Fighter Group

    20th Fighter Group

    Group
    In August 1943, the 20th Fighter Group arrived in Clyde, Scotland, before travelling to Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire, which was to be their base for the rest of the war. The Group flew 312 missions before their last mission on 25 April 1945. The...

  • 496th Fighter Training Group

    496th Fighter Training Group

    Group
    Activated as 496th Fighter Training Group on 11 December 1943 at Greencastle by VIII Composite Command. ...

  • 554th Fighter Training Squadron
  • 79th Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Somers Point, New Jersey, USA
Prisoner of War (POW) France 30 April 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
01 May 2019 14:01:58 general ira snapsorter Changes to service number, biography, events and unit associations
Sources

Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:03:10 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 4415 / MACR 4415, Losses of the 8th & 9th Air Forces Vol 2 & 3 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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