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44-11205

P-51 Mustang

Service

Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 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...

  • 55th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Harley Brown

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter Pilot 1055 single engine | 20th Fighter Group
    Flight leader 55th FS 20th FG. ...

  • Wallace Lowman

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter Pilot-1055 single engine | 20th Fighter Group
    Flight leader 55th FS 20th FG Oct 1944 - June 1945 271:55 combat hours CO 1st SOS 56th SOW flying A-1 Skyraiders in Vietnam. Lt Col USAF retired

  • William Peel

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 20th Fighter Group
    AM w/ 4 Oak Leaf Cluster

Places

  • Wittering

    Military site : airfield
    Wittering, now in Cambridgeshire, began as RFC Stamford in 1916. By the end of the First World War, it had been renamed RAF Wittering, and was used by both British and American aircraft. It had six hangars, fifteen aircraft sheds and many other...

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed King's Cliffe, Peterborough, Northamptonshire PE8, UK 21 June 1945

Damaged in landing accident King's Cliffe/Sta 367, Cat 3 damage. 21 June 45 - Lt. Wallace E Lowman.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 December 2015 17:21:17 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, events, unit associations, person associations and place associations
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