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'Stars and Stripes' article about Col. Don Blakeslee of the 4th Fighter Group stating that he was given a desk job. Dated November 21, 1944.



  • 4th Fighter Group

    4th Fighter Group

    Some of the pilots of the 4th Fighter Group had seen many hours of combat by the time they joined the 4th Fighter Group as they had volunteered with the Royal Canadian Air Force and the Royal Air Force. The three 'Eagle Squadrons' of RAF Fighter...


  • Donald Blakeslee

    Military | Colonel | Fighter pilot, Commanding Officer
    Don Blakeslee was born on 11 September 1917 in Fairport Harbor, Ohio. As a boy, he became captivated with planes while watching the Cleveland National Air Races held only 30 miles away from his home at 529 7th St, Fairport Harbor, Ohio. In 1938,...


Date Contributor Update
24 June 2016 20:10:47 WD-C Mustang Changes to unit associations

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Date Contributor Update
20 May 2016 20:58:31 WD-C Mustang Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations

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