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Headquarters Squadron (3rd Air Division)

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People

  • John Butterwick

    Military | Colonel | Head of counter Intelligence and POW Officer
    He worked directly under Gen. LeMay in the 3rd AD and also served during the Korean War and was assigned to NATO to head up the intellignece section there.

  • Robert Whitehand

    Military | Captain
    Was on non operational flight over France when hit by flak, had to bail out of 'Butch II' 42-31092. Legion of Merit, Air Medal, Purple

Aircraft

  • DM127

    Master
    Miles Master III DM127 assigned to HQ 3rd Air Division, 8th AF USAAF. Crashed on local fight from Elvedon Hall/Sta 116 pilot Lt Lynn H Mokler KIA. 17-Oct-43.

  • 42-22482 'Stinky Poo' '5PO'

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    Assigned to 83FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 352FS, 353FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to HQ Sqn, 3rd Air Divison, 8AF USAAF.

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:44 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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