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P-47 Thunderbolt

Lost 4 July 44 - Lt. Lonnie L Moseley evaded capture.

Service

Units

  • 78th Fighter Group

    78th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 78th Fighter Group was initially based at Goxhill but moved to Duxford in April 1943 and stayed there until October 1945. The 78th FG flew each of the three US built principal fighters of the AAF in the ETO. In their Thundetbolts, the 78th FG ...

  • 84th Fighter Squadron

People

  • Lake Giles

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 78th Fighter Group

  • Lonnie Moseley

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter Pilot, Pilot
    "Lonnie Moseley served in three wars and two different services. He first became an Army Air Corps cadet when he was at Dixie College in St. George, Utah. He was trained as a pilot and assigned to a Republic P-47 Thunderbolt fighter. ...

Missions

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) France 4 July 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 May 2019 10:22:30 general ira snapsorter Changes to description, events and mission associations
Sources

Peter Randall - 78th FG D-Day List;
http://www.littlefriends.co.uk

Date Contributor Update
08 August 2017 19:24:38 Pyker Changes to markings
Sources

Added squadron code and individual letter.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:17 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 6560 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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