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Fabian John Egan

Military

Retired from the USAF with the rank of Lt. Colonel

Service

Units served with

Aircraft

  • MB955 'Lease Fleece'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire MB955 PR Mk XIT, Built at Chattis Hill. FF 20-10-43, delivered to Benson 5-11-43, assigned to 14PRS 7PRG 8AF USAAF 5-12-43 Lost over Holland Pilot Lt Paul A Balogh MACR 9170. 19-9-44, SOC.

  • PA892 'My Darling Dorothy'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PA892 PR Mk XI C/No 4996 Built at Chattis Hill Spitfire Factory. ...

  • MB946

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire MB946 PR Mk XIT, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

  • MB950 'Upstairs Maid'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire MB950 PR Mk XIT, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

  • PA842 'Hot Toddy'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PA842 PR Mk XIT , C/N4989, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

  • MB948 'Oh Johnny'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire MB948 Mk PR XIT, Built at Chattis Hill FF 9-10-43, Test flown Leif Lundsten, assigned to 14PRS 7FG 8AF USAAF.

  • PA841 'Kisty the 1st'

    Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire PA841 Mk PRXIT Const #4993, Built at Chattis Hill. ...

Associated Place

  • Mount Farm

    Military site : airfield
    Originally a grass airfield satellite for the RAF Photographic Reconnaissance Unit at nearby RAF Benson, Mount Farm was built in 1940-1941. It had three concrete runways, 49 dispersals (24 concrete pan type plus 25 PSP squares), and eight blister...

Events

Event Location Date
Born Ellsworth, MN 22 January 1922
Lived in National City, CA June 1942

1215 Hoover Avenue

Assigned to the 7th PRG Mount Farm Airfield,, UK 17 July 1944 – April 1945
Lived in Chula Vista, CA 1970
Died 10 November 2009
Buried Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, CA 14 November 2009

Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Plot
CC20A ROW 2 SITE 22

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 August 2020 00:55:07 466thHistorian Changes to events
Sources

Corrected location of Mt. Farm

Date Contributor Update
27 August 2020 19:04:29 466thHistorian Changes to middlename, highest rank, role, biography, events, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=1788&h=30294117...
https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&dbid=2238&h=17882047...
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/94584113/fabian-john-egan
"Eyes of The Eighth" - Patricia Fussell Keen

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:09:34 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

7th Photo Recon Group Master Directory, 6 June 1996 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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