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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

  • Marvin Gregg

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter Pilot | 365th Fighter Group

Places

Events

Event Location Date
Crashed 9 March 1945

Damaged by flak over Remschied, Germany, the pilot, Marvin Gregg attempted to return to his base, but lost control of the ship and crashed in the suburbs of Cologne.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 December 2020 16:42:37 466thHistorian Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, markings, events, unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

"Thunderbolts of The Hell Hawks" - Barnes, Crump and Sutherland
page 269, 267

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