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42-27202

P-47 Thunderbolt

Service

Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 365th Fighter Group

    365th Fighter Group

    Group
    The Group moved to England in December 1943 as part of the Ninth Air Force. Flying P-47s, the Group took part in missions over northern France designed to weaken Germany's ability to repulse the planned Allied invasion of summer 1944. After the...

  • 388th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Harold Gold

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Aircraft Crew Chief | 365th Fighter Group

  • James Hill

    Military | General | Fighter Pilot 1055 single engine/Squadron Commander | 365th Fighter Group
    CO 388th FS 365th FG 127 comabt missions 1944-45 with 5 air kills. ...

  • Manuel Oliver

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Aircraft Mechanic | 365th Fighter Group

Places

Events

Event Location Date
Shot Down 5 miles NW of Reims, France 27 August 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 December 2020 02:01:16 466thHistorian Changes to media associations
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Date Contributor Update
18 December 2020 02:00:34 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, markings, events, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.facebook.com/photo?fbid=10204974157293729&set=oa.10153772365...

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