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Victor L Vogel

Military

Killed in Action (KIA) crashed into North Sea in P-51 #42-7904 '8 Gun Melody'

AM w/Oak Leaf Cluster, PH

Service

Units served with

  • 353rd Fighter Group

    353rd Fighter Group

    Group
    The 353rd Fighter Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force on 7 June 1943. The group flew P-47 Thunderbolts, and from October 1944, P-51 Mustangs, as escorts for bombing missions across occupied Europe and to strafe targets on the ground. Tactical...

  • 352nd Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Events

Event Location Date
Born Sterling, Kansas 6 November 1919
Killed in Action (KIA) North Sea 11 January 1944
Died 11 January 1944
Killed in Action (KIA)
Promoted
Buried

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:26:28 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / MACR 2007 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database / Ted Damick, VIII Fighter Command pilots list

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