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388th Fighter Squadron

Squadron

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  • 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...

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Stations

Station Location Date
Based Dover Army Air Base

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People

  • Lavern Alcorn

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 365th Fighter Group

  • Owen Azling

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aircraft Crew Chief | 365th Fighter Group
    Retired from the USAF with the rank of Master Sergeant

  • David Baumeister

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 365th Fighter Group
    On DS (detached service) for operational training. Flew four missions with the 335th Fighter Squadron. Awards: DFC, AM (13OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Edward Baw

    Military | Captain | 365th Fighter Group

  • Norman Beaman

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot | 365th Fighter Group

  • Arthur Bessette

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Aircraft Mechanic | 365th Fighter Group

  • Maurice Bigger

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aircraft Mechanic | 365th Fighter Group

  • Alfred Blade

    Military | Sergeant (Technician Fourth Grade) | Aircraft Armorer | 365th Fighter Group

  • Alfred Bouley

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 365th Fighter Group
    Bouley worked for Pratt and Whitney before enlisting in February 1942 ...

  • Clifford Boxer

    Military | Master Sergeant (1st Grade) | Aircraft Crew Chief | 365th Fighter Group

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Date Contributor Update
13 March 2015 15:44:09 rossingtonj Changes to type
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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:48 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Units in the UK from ETOUSA Station List, as transcribed by Lt. Col. Philip Grinton (US Army, Retired) and extracted by IWM; air division data from L.D. Underwood, based on the 8th Air Force Strength Report of 6th August 1944, as published in 'The 8th Air Force Yearbook' by Lt. Col. John H Woolnough (1980)

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