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42-13480

P-38 Lightning

Service

Units

  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force


    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 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

  • Donald Kienholz

    Military | Major | Fighter Pilot/Bomber Pilot | 1st Fighter Group
    Kienholz was an ace with 6 victories. He went on to serve in the Korean war, and retired in October 1965 after 27 years of service.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 May 2017 22:55:46 cptpoly Changes to markings
Sources

I have many photos of the aircraft, and the MACR report.

Date Contributor Update
19 November 2016 04:47:41 466thHistorian Changes to nicknames
Sources

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=kienholz&GSfn=dona...

Date Contributor Update
19 November 2016 01:25:57 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, unit associations and place associations
Sources

"Air Stories of the 12th & 15th Air Forces" - Garard Paloque
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