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41-7587

P-38 Lightning

Service

Units

  • 1st Fighter Group

    1st Fighter Group

    Group
    The 1st Fighter Group were initially deployed to Britain in the summer of 1942 as part of Operation Bolero. After shuttling through a number of different bases in the UK, the Group was reassigned to the Twelfth Air Force in September 1942 and supported...

  • 94th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Jack Ilfrey

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot 1056 multi-engine/Squadron Commander | 1st Fighter Group
    Captain Jack M Ilfrey from Houston, Texas first arrived in the UK in 1942 with the 1st Fighter Group initially based at Goxhill and Kirton-in-Lindsey in Lincolnshire as part of Operation Bolero, the build-up of an American strategic air force in...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 September 2016 02:57:17 fugari Changes to nicknames and markings
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JCook

Date Contributor Update
17 July 2016 00:00:33 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations, person associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_fighters/p38_10.html

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