Assigned to Headquarters Detachment, 384th Bomb Group and detailed as Group Assistant Operations Officer on AAF Station 106 Special Orders #157 dated 30 November 1943.
P-47 Thunderbolt Serial 42-8531 assigned to the 353rd Fighter Group/ 352nd Fighter Squadron was flown on D-Day, 6 June 1944 by Lt Clifford F. Armstrong.
Military site : airfield
Grafton Underwood was built in 1941 by George Wimpey and Co. Ltd. It was the first airfield in England to receive an Eighth Air Force flying unit, when in May 1942 personnel of the 15th Bomb Squadron took up residence. As a satellite airfield for...
|Landing Accident||Woodchurch, UK||23 April 1944|
Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8531).
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