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2nd Lt Lester L Dansky, 352FS, 353FG

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  • 353rd Fighter Group

    353rd Fighter Group

    Group
    The 353rd Fighter Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force on 7 June 1943. The group flew P-47 Thunderbolts, and from October 1944, P-51 Mustangs, as escorts for bombing missions across occupied Europe and to strafe targets on the ground. Tactical...

  • 352nd Fighter Squadron

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  • Lester Dansky

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 352FS, 353FG, 8AF USAAF. Killed in Action (KIA) when his aircraft P-47 42-7999 had a mid-air collision with P-47 42-8383 at 30,000 feet nine miles north of Amiens, France while on a mission to escort the B-17 formation attacking the German...

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21 July 2021 15:57:14 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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