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P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

  • 48th Fighter Group

    48th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in March 1944 and were stationed at Ibsley where the pilots trained in P-47s in preparation for the Allied invasion of Normandy. The wartime motto was in Latin 'vulneratus non victus' (Unconquered even though wounded). ...

  • 493rd Fighter Squadron

People

  • Homer Young

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 48th Fighter Group
    Enlisting and training ...

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed Chevremont 28 October 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 May 2019 13:03:23 Emily Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, events, unit associations and person associations
Sources

Information provided by Wim Slagen and Mr Arie-Jan van Hees from their personal research into Homer L Young

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