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  • 358th Fighter Group

    358th Fighter Group

    The 358th Fighter Group flew seventeen missions with the Eighth Air Force from Leiston air base. At the beginning of February 1944 the Group were transferred to the Ninth Air Force in exchange for the 357th Fighter Group. With the Ninth, the Group went...


  • John Buchanan

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 358th Fighter Group

  • Andor Kish

    Military | Private First Class (6th Grade) | Telephone switchboard | 391st Bomb Group
    Andor is from Franklin Boro, NJ. He enlisted August, 1942. He was assigned to MacDill Field/ Drew Field, Tampa, Florida. He was shipped out on the Queen Mary on Nov. 15, 1943 to Scotland and then to Matching, England. He was a member of the Franklin...


Date Contributor Update
01 February 2017 12:02:54 general ira snapsorter Created entry with name, number, known as, latitude and longitude

Place added with details from:
- "Battle Colors Volume III - Insignia and Tactical Markings of the Ninth Air Force in World War Two' by Robert A. Watkins;