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42-25552

P-47 Thunderbolt

Assigned to 82FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to 393FS, 367FG, 9AF USAAF.

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. ...

  • 9th Air Force
  • 367th Fighter Group

    367th Fighter Group

    Group
    367TH FIGHTER GROUP ...

  • 78th Fighter Group

    78th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 78th Fighter Group was initially based at Goxhill but moved to Duxford in April 1943 and stayed there until October 1945. The 78th FG flew each of the three US built principal fighters of the AAF in the ETO. In their Thundetbolts, the 78th FG ...

  • 393rd Fighter Squadron
  • 83rd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Kenneth Allstaedt

    Military | First Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot
    Assigned to 83FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF. Transferred to Transferred to HQ Sqn.

  • Robert Mullins

    Military | Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot, Pilot | 78th Fighter Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) crashed near Dreux in P-47 #4226536

  • Richard Oxley

    Military | Flight Officer

Missions

Places

  • Duxford

    Military site : airfield
    RAF Duxford, now a museum and still a working airfield, was operated by the USAAF from 1943 to 1945. The base was briefly the home of the 350th Fighter Group in late 1942, but it was not until April 1943 that it became a fully American station when the...

  • Stoney Cross

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as a secret, emergency airfield, Stoney Cross was developed during 1942-43 as an advance base for both fighters and bombers. Occupied by the RAF from January 1943, before construction was complete, the station had eventually three concrete...

Events

Event Location Date
Manufactured Farmingdale, NY 11735, USA 1944

Built by Republic.

Delivered New York, NY, USA 1944

Delivered to USAAF.

Assigned Duxford, Cambridge CB22, UK 1944

Assigned to 82FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF.

Transferred Stoney Cross, Derby DE21 7NS, UK 1945

Transferred to 393FS, 367FG, 9AF USAAF.

Crashed 54800 Jarny, France 5 April 1945

Landing Accident Jarny/A-94 France Cat 3 damage, pilot Lt Roy L Mount Jr, 5-Apr-45.

393FS 367FG 9AF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 July 2016 21:29:25 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, markings, description, events, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.littlefriends.co.uk/search.php?searchString=42-25552
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbasn.asp?SN=42-25552

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