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Jack L. Tueller (left)
Fighter Pilot
404th FG - 508th FS - 9th AF
SGT Helms in the foreground on the right

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Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 404th Fighter Group

    404th Fighter Group

    Group
    A unit history of the 404th Fighter Group is available online as a pdf: http://www.winkton.net/Leap%20Off/LeapOffPdf3.pdf

  • 508th Fighter Squadron

    508th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    "During one of the many breaks in operations caused by weather, Lieut. Col. Cowart of the 555th Signal Aircraft Warning Battalion introduced to pilots of the [404th FB] Group a radar set known as the SCR-584 (Signal Corps Radio). It had the ability to...

People

  • Jack Tueller

    Military | Captain | Fighter Pilot
    Retired from the USAF after serving in WW2, Korea and Vietnam with the rank of Colonel.

Locations

  • Winkton

    Military site : airfield
    Prepared as an RAF Advanced Landing Ground in 1943, the land was released for grazing before it was again selected for aircraft use, and improved for the Ninth Air Force in 1944. Used briefly by the 404th Fighter Group, it was then abandoned,...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
22 April 2019 01:40:32 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.winkton.net/pages/p47swinkton.htm

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