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Edmund David Schreiber -Asst Crew Chief in Wattisham on P-51D 44-##176 J2-D “Butch”. Pilot Lt. Lawrence A Keefe Jr.

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  • 479th Fighter Group

    479th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 479th was the last Fighter Group to join the Eighth Air Force, which they did on 14 May 1944. Known as "Riddle's Raiders", after their first Commanding Officer Lt. Col. Kyle L. Riddle, the Group flew escort and fighter sweep missions before D-Day....

  • 435th Fighter Squadron

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  • Wattisham

    Military site : airfield
    Built in 1938 as a medium bomber station with a grass airfield, Wattisham was occupied by the RAF until handed over to the Eighth Air Force in September 1942. The 68th Observation Group was the first American unit to occupy the station from October to...

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04 October 2019 18:23:11 jmc515 Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
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