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Cyril G Browne Jr


Whilst attacking rail lines on 8 February 1945 Browne reported he was pinned down by light flak to his fellow Squadron leader Major Wilton H Earle. Earle later saw a P-47 crash and burn and a parachute hit the ground, believed to belong to Browne.


Units served with

  • 36th Fighter Group

    36th Fighter Group

    The Group, as the 36th Pursuit Group, were part of the defence force for the Caribbean area and the Panama Canal in 1941, flying P-39s and P-40s out of Puerto Rico. By May 1944 the 36th Fighter Group were flying their first missions out of England...

  • 22nd Fighter Squadron


Event Location Date
Died 8 February 1945


Date Contributor Update
25 November 2015 15:37:17 Emily Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, suffix, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, events and unit associations

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