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Headquarters (20th Fighter Group)

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  • 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...

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  • Ernest Fiebelkorn

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    credited with destroying 9 enemy aircraft in aerial combat, 1 damaged & 2 enemy aircraft on the ground while strafing enemy airfields. AM w/ 5 Oak Leaf Cluster, DFC w/ Oak Leaf Cluster, SS 7 Me109, 1/1/2 FW190, 1/2 Me262, 2 Ju88

  • Richard Gatterdam

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter Pilot; Squadron Commanding Officer | 20th Fighter Group
    3 FW 190, 1 Me 109, 2 1/2 HE115, 1/2 ME 210

  • Russell Gustke

    Military | Major General | Fighter pilot-1056 Twin engine/Deputy Group CO | 14th Fighter Group
    Flight Leader 48th FS 14th FG MTO 1942-43 ...

  • Mark Hubbard

    Military | Colonel | Fighter Pilot Twin Engine/Group Commander | 20th Fighter Group
    CO 59th FS flying P-40Fs North Africa 4 kills CO 20th FG flying P-38Js for 2 weeks scored 2.5 kills Shot down by flak P-38J s/n 42-67708 on 18 Mar 1944. Prisoner of War at Stalag Luft I.

  • John Wilkins

    Military | Major | Fighter Pilot 1056 multi-engine/Deputy Group Commander | 20th Fighter Group
    Deputy Group CO 20th FG MIA Nov 7, 1943. P-38H-5 s/n 42-67022 MACR #1437. ...

Aircraft

  • 42-67022

    P-38 Lightning
    P-38H-5-LO 42-67022 was assigned to the 20FG/79FS at Nuthampstead, UK. On 6-Nov-43 the aircraft, piloted by MAJ John C. Williams (20FG HQ), intended to join a group 7 other P-38s from 20FG that were aseembling with those of the 55FG on a mission to...

  • 42-67708

    P-38 Lightning

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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