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P-47 #42-22535 belly-landed in a field near Neerwinden, Belgium 20 March 1944. Pilot : Howard P. Maupin (evaded) – The photo comes from page 2 of German report J-710 at https://catalog.archives.gov/id/131494581, which mixes-up two losses, that of Maupin’s Thunderbolt (Neerwinden) and Charley Garvey’s one, #42-74638 (Loksbergen)…

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  • 42-22535 Kathleen Ann

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    Due to too heavy cloud cover, Maupin and wingman Lt William Johnson had to fly back to base. As it was flying at about 4000ft over Belgium, Maupin's Thunderbolt #42-22535 was hit by Flak from the battery at Brustem near Liège, Belgium. With the radio...

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Date Contributor Update
07 July 2020 13:03:51 general ira snapsorter Changes to person associations
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Removed connection to person , who is not depicted in the image. Person is associated with the aircraft.

Date Contributor Update
07 July 2020 12:49:58 ED-BB Created entry with collection, caption, person associations and aircraft associations
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page 2 of German report J-710 at https://catalog.archives.gov/id/131494581

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