'56th FG, Wolfpack, turned out to be an experience that I'll never forget, too much happened to remember it all at one time, haven't been to museum, stopped once when it was under construction'
Good Conduct, American Campaign, ETO, WW2 Victory 5 overseas bars
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In August 1943, the 20th Fighter Group arrived in Clyde, Scotland, before travelling to Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire, which was to be their base for the rest of the war. The Group flew 312 missions before their last mission on 25 April 1945. The...
Flying P-47 Thunderbolts throughout their time stationed in England, the Group, known as "the Wolfpack", had more ace pilots than any other Eighth Air Force Fighter Group. The 56th Fighter Group also destroyed more enemy aircraft in air combat than any...
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