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56th Fighter Group

Aircraft:P-47
Group Emblem:
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Wing:65th Combat Bombardment Wing
Division:2nd Bombardment Division
Airfield(s)
Squadrons:61th Fighter Squadron
62th Fighter Squadron
63th Fighter Squadron
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Details:Equipped with P-39's and P-40's. Trained, participated in maneuvers, served as an air defense organization, and functioned as an operational training unit. Redesignated 56th Fighter Group in May 1942. Received P-47's in Jun and began training for combat. Moved to England, Dec 1942-Jan 1943. Assigned to Eighth AF. Continued training for several weeks.

Entered combat with a fighter sweep in the area of St Omer on 13 Apr 1943, and during the next two years destroyed more enemy aircraft in aerial combat than any other fighter group of Eighth AF.

Flew numerous missions over France, the Low Countries, and Germany to escort bombers that attacked industrial establishments, V-weapon sites, submarine pens, and other targets on the Continent. Also strafed and dive-bombed airfields, troops, and supply points; attacked the enemy communications; and flew counter-air patrols. Engaged in counter-air and interdictory missions during the invasion of Normandy in Jun 1944. Supported Allied forces for the breakthrough at St Lo in Jul. Participated in the Battle of the Bulge, Dec 1944-Jan 1945. Helped to defend the Remagen bridgehead against air attacks in Mar 1945.

Received a DUC for aggressiveness in seeking out and destroying enemy aircraft and for attacking enemy air bases, 20 Feb-9 Mar 1944. Received another DUC for strikes against antiaircraft positions while supporting the airborne attack on Holland in Sep 1944. Flew last combat mission on 21 Apr 1945. Returned to the US in Oct. Inactivated on 18 Oct 1945.

    Commanders:
  • Lt Col Davis D Graves, Jun 1941
  • Col John C Crosthwaite, c. 1 Jul 1942
  • Col Hubert A Zemke, Sep 1942
  • Col Robert B Landry, 30 Oct 1943
  • Col Hubert A Zemke, 19 Jan 1944
  • Col David C Schilling, 12 Aug 1944
  • Lt Col Lucian A Dade Jr, 27 Jan 1945
  • Lt Col Donald D Renwick, Aug 1945

Air Force Combat Units of World War II, Maurer, Maurer: USAF, 1986

Accident Reports:Number of Non-Combat-Related Accident reports for this group: 204

Missions

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#DATENAMETARGETSA/C LOST
1January 05, 1943VIII FC FO 213Fighter support for Elberfeld bombers
2April 13, 1943FCRodeo 202 and diversion
3April 15, 1943Rodeo 204Sweeps of Furnes/St. Omer area
4April 17, 1943FCSweeps and diversion
5April 21, 1943Rodeo 208Sweeps
6April 29, 1943Rodeo 211High altitude sweep of Pas de Calais /The Hague area2
7May 03, 1943FC FO 8Sweep
8May 04, 1943FC FO 10Patrol
9May 07, 1943FC FO 12Sweep
10May 11, 1943FC FO 16Sweep
11May 13, 1943FC FO 17Fighter support of heavy bombers
12May 14, 1943FC FO 18Fighter support for Antwerp mission
13May 15, 1943FC FO 19Sweeps
14May 16, 1943FC FO 20Sweeps and diversion
15May 16, 1943FC FO 20Sweeps and diversion
16May 17, 1943FC FO 22Sweep
17May 18, 1943FC FO 23Sweeps
18May 19, 1943FC FO 24Escort and patrol
19May 20, 1943FC FO 25Sweeps over Holland
20May 21, 1943FC FO 26Fighter sweep of Ghent/Ostend area
21May 25, 1943FC FO 28High altitude seep of Mardyck/Ypres/Knokke area
22May 26, 1943FC FO 29Sweeps in Egmond/Amsterdam/Hague area
23May 27, 1943FC FO 30Sweep Knokke/Roulers/Gravelines area
24May 28, 1943FC FO 32Rodeo in Walcheren/Eekloo/Dixmunde/Dunkirk area
25May 29, 1943FC FO 33Fighter support for heavy bombers
26May 31, 1943FC FO 34Sweeps over Knokke/Courtrai/Dunkirk area1
27June 07, 1943FC FO 38Intercept
28June 10, 1943FC FO 40Sweep of Dutch Islands
29June 11, 1943FC FO 37High altitude sweep of Ostend/Eekloo area
30June 11, 1943FC FO 41Sweep of Graveline/Hazebrouck/Courtrai/Ostend area
31June 12, 1943FC FO 43High altitude sweep of Blankenburghe/Calais
32June 13, 1943FC FO 44Sweep of Graveline/Bailleul/Knokke area
33June 17, 1943FC FO 47Sweep of Westhoofd/Goes/Eekloo/Ypres/Gravelines area
34June 20, 1943FC FO 50Sweep of Hague/Rotterdam area
35June 22, 1943FC FO 52Escort for Antwerp mission
36June 24, 1943FC FO 54Sweep of Hagu and St. Omer areas
37June 25, 1943FC FO 56Escort for heavy bombers
38June 26, 1943FC FO 57Escort for heavy bombers5
39June 28, 1943VIII FC FO 58Fighter escort for heavy bombers
40June 29, 1943VIII FC FO 59Fighter escort for heavy bombers
41July 01, 1943VIII FC FO 60Fighter sweeps
42July 02, 1943VIII FC FO 62Fighter sweeps Le Touquet area
43July 06, 1943VIII FC FO 65Fighter sweeps Rotterdam
44July 09, 1943VIII FC FO 67Fighter sweeps Ghent area
45July 10, 1943VIII FC FO 68Escort for heavy bombers
46July 14, 1943VIII FC FO 71Fighter escort for heavy bombers (Amiens only)
47July 16, 1943VIII FC FO 72Fighter support for diversionary raid in Dunkirk/Calais/Ostende/St. Omer area
48July 17, 1943VIII FC FO 74Fighter escort for Amsterdam mission
49July 25, 1943VIII FC FO 78Sweep
50July 25, 1943VIII FC FO 78Sweep of Belgian-Dutch coast
51July 26, 1943VIII FC FO 81Sweep of Lille/Dunkirk/Cayeux area
52July 26, 1943VIII FC FO 80Sweeps of Rotterdam area
53July 27, 1943VIII FC FO 82Sweep of Rouen area
54July 28, 1943VIII FC FO 84Escort for B-26 diversionary raids
55July 28, 1943VIII FC FO 83Withdrawal support
56July 29, 1943VIII FC FO 86Escort for B-26 diversionary raid to cover St. Omer raid
57July 29, 1943VIII FC FO 85Sweeps over Belgium and Holland1
58July 30, 1943VIII FC FO 87Escort and support for heavy bombers2
59July 31, 1943VIII FC FO 88Support of B-26 diversion raid
60August 02, 1943VIII FC FO 90Escort for B-26 diversionary raid
61August 09, 1943VIII FC FO 95Sweep of Abbeville/Poix area
62August 12, 1943VIII FC FO 98Escort for heavy bombers
63August 14, 1943VIII FC FO 102Sweep
64August 15, 1943VIII FC FO 103Sweeps of Knokke/Bruges/Lille/St. Omer area
65August 15, 1943VIII FC FO 104Escort for heavy bombers
66August 16, 1943VIII FC FO 105Escort and support for heavy bombers1
67August 17, 1943VIII FC FO 106Escort and support for heavy bombers3
68August 19, 1943VIII FC FO 108Escort and support for heavy bombers1
69August 23, 1943VIII FC FO 111Sweeps of Bruges/Woensdrecht/Schipol area
70August 24, 1943VIII FC FO 114Sweeps Dunkirk/Lille/Le Touquet area
71August 24, 1943VIII FC FO 112Escort and support for heavy bombers
72August 27, 1943VIII FC FO 116Escort and support for heavy bombers
73August 31, 1943VIII FC FO 119Escort for heavy bombers
74September 02, 1943VIII FC FO 120Sweeps2
75September 03, 1943VIII FC FO 122Sweeps in Dunkirk area
76September 03, 1943VIII FC FO 121Escort for heavy bombers1
77September 04, 1943VIII FC FO 124Sweeps of Antwerp area
78September 06, 1943VIII FC FO 125Escort for heavy bombers
79September 07, 1943VIII FC FO 126Escort for heavy bombers of 1BD and 2BD
80September 08, 1943VIII FC FO 127Sweeps in Courtrais/Ghent/Haamstede area
81September 09, 1943VIII FC FO 128Escort for heavy bombers
82September 14, 1943VIII FC FO 130Sweep of Dunkirk and Dutch islands
83September 15, 1943VIII FC FO 132Escort for heavy bombers
84September 16, 1943VIII FC FO 133Escort for heavy bombers of 1BD
85September 22, 1943VIII FC FO 139Sweeps of Furnes/Lille/Ghent/Flushing area
86September 22, 1943VIII FC FO 138Sweeps of Calais/Egmond area
87September 23, 1943VIII FC FO 142Support for heavy bombers
88September 23, 1943VIII FC FO 140Escort for heavy bombers
89September 26, 1943VIII FC FO 145Escort for heavy bombers
90September 27, 1943VIII FC FO 147Escort for heavy bombers1
91October 02, 1943VIII FC FO 148Escort for heavy bombers
92October 04, 1943VIII FC FO 150Escort for heavy bombers
93October 08, 1943VIII FC FO 151Escort for heavy bombers1
94October 09, 1943VIII FC FO 153Escort and support for heavy bombers
95October 14, 1943VIII FC FO 156Escort and support for heavy bombers
96October 18, 1943VIII FC FO 162Escort for heavy bombers
97October 20, 1943VIII FC FO 163Escort for heavy bombers
98October 22, 1943VIII FC FO 165Support for 9AF B-26s
99October 24, 1943VIII FC FO 166Support for 9AF B-26s
100November 03, 1943VIII FC FO 168Escort and support for heavy bombers
101November 05, 1943VIII FC FO 170Escort for heavy bombers
102November 07, 1943VIII FC FO 172Escort and support for heavy bombers1
103November 11, 1943VIII FC FO 177Escort and support for heavy bombers1
104November 13, 1943VIII FC FO 180Escort and support for heavy bombers
105November 18, 1943VIII FC FO 184Escort for heavy bombers
106November 25, 1943VIII FC FO 190Dive bomb attack on St. Omer airfield and sweep of Lille area
107November 26, 1943VIII FC FO 191Escort and support for heavy bombers1
108November 29, 1943VIII FC FO 192Escort and support for heavy bombers1
109November 30, 1943VIII FC FO 193Escort and support for heavy bombers1
110December 01, 1943VIII FC FO 194Escort and support for heavy bombers3
111December 04, 1943VIII FC FO 195Dive bomb Glize-Rijen airfield and escort
112December 05, 1943VIII FC FO 196Escort and support for heavy bombers1
113December 11, 1943VIII FC FO 198Escort and support for heavy bombers2
114December 13, 1943VIII FC FO 199Escort for heavy bombers
115December 20, 1943VIII FC FO 204Escort and support for heavy bombers1
116December 22, 1943VIII FC FO 207Escort and support for heavy bombers
117December 23, 1943VIII FC FO 81DIve bombing Gilze-Rijen airfield
118December 24, 1943VIII FC FO 209General area support for heavy bombers
119December 30, 1943VIII FC FO 210Escort and support for heavy bombers
120December 31, 1943VIII FC FO 211Escort and support for heavy bombers1
121January 04, 19448AF FC FO 212Fighter support for Munster bombers
122January 07, 19448AF FC FO 215Fighter escort for 8AF 178
123January 11, 19448AF FC FO 216Fighter support for Brunswick bombers
124January 11, 19448AF FC FO 216Fighter escort for 8AF 182
125January 14, 19448AF FC FO 217Fighter escort for 8AF 183
126January 21, 19448AF FC FO 221Fighter support for 8AF 1871
127January 24, 19448AF FC FO 222Fighter support for 8AF 191
128January 29, 19448AF FC FO 226Fighter support for 8AF 1981
129January 30, 19448AF FC FO 227Fighter support for 8AF 200
130January 31, 19448AF FC FO 229Fighter support for 8AF 203
131February 03, 19448AF FC FO 233Fighter support for 8AF 2061
132February 04, 19448AF FC FO 234Fighter support for 8AF 208
133February 05, 19448AF FC FO 235Fighter support for 8AF 2101
134February 06, 19448AF FC FO 236Fighter support for 8AF 212
135February 08, 19448AF FC FO 238Fighter support for 8AF 214 (Frankfurt)
136February 10, 19448AF FC FO 239Fighter support for 8AF 216
137February 11, 19448AF FC FO 240Fighter support for 8AF 218 (Frankfurt)
138February 20, 19448AF FC FO 245Fighter support for 8AF 226
139February 21, 19448AF FC FO 246Fighter support for 8AF 228
140February 22, 19448AF FC FO 247Fighter support for 8AF 230
141February 24, 19448AF FC FO 250Fighter support for 8AF 2331
142February 25, 19448AF FC FO 251Fighter support for 8AF 235
143February 28, 19448AF FC FO 253Fighter support for 8AF 237
144February 29, 19448AF FC FO 255Fighter support for 8AF 240
145March 02, 19448AF FC FO 257Fighter support for 8AF 244 (Frankfurt)1
146March 03, 19448AF FC FO 259Fighter support for 8AF 246
147March 04, 19448AF FC FO 260Fighter support for 8AF 2471
148March 06, 19448AF FC FO 262Fighter support for 8AF 2501
149March 08, 19448AF FC FO 263Fighter support for 8AF 2525
150March 09, 19448AF FC FO 264
151March 15, 19448AF FC FO 269Fighter support for 8AF 2591
152March 16, 19448AF FC FO 270Fighter support for 8AF 262
153March 18, 19448AF FC FO 273Fighter support for 8AF 264
154March 20, 19448AF FC FO 275Fighter support for 8AF 269
155March 22, 19448AF FC FO 277Fighter support for 8AF 273
156March 23, 19448AF FC FO 278Fighter support for 8AF 275
157March 24, 19448AF FC FO 279Fighter support for 8AF 277
158March 26, 19448AF FC FO 281Fighter support for 8AF 280
159March 27, 19448AF FC FO 282Fighter support for 8AF 2824
160March 28, 19448AF FC FO 283Fighter support for 8AF 283
161March 29, 19448AF FC FO 284Fighter support for 8AF 283 (Brunswick)
162April 01, 19448AF FC FO 286Fighter support for 8AF 2871
163April 05, 19448AF 289Strafing attack against airfields in Germany
164April 08, 19448AF FC FO 291Fighter support for 8AF 291
165April 09, 19448AF FC FO 292Fighter support for 8AF 2931
166April 10, 19448AF FC FO 293Fighter support for 8AF 295
167April 11, 19448AF FC FO 295Fighter support for 8AF 298
168April 12, 19448AF FC FO 296Fighter support for 8AF 300
169April 13, 19448AF FC FO 298Fighter support for 8AF 301
170April 15, 19448AF 303Strafing sweeps of western and central Germany3
171April 18, 19448AF FC FO 304Fighter support for 8AF 306
172April 19, 19448AF FC FO 305Fighter support for 8AF 308
173April 20, 19448AF FC FO 307Fighter support for 8AF 309 and F/B missions
174April 22, 19448AF FC FO 309Fighter support for 8AF 311
175April 24, 19448AF FC FO 312Fighter support for 8AF 315
176April 25, 19448AF FC FO 313Fighter support for 8AF 317
177April 26, 19448AF FC FO 315Fighter support for 8AF 319
178April 27, 19448AF FC FO 317Fighter support for 8AF 323
179April 27, 19448AF FC FO 316Fighter support for 8AF 322
180April 28, 1944VIII FC FO 65FW 97Fighter bomber mission
181April 28, 19448AF FC FO 318Fighter support for 8AF 325 (Avord)
182April 29, 19448AF FC FO 320Fighter support for 8AF 327
183April 30, 19448AF FC FO 321Fighter support for 8AF 329 and fighter bomber attacks
184May 01, 19448AF FC FO 323Fighter support for 8AF 333
185May 04, 19448AF FC FO 326Fighter support for 8AF 338
186May 06, 19448AF FC FO 328Fighter support for 8AF 340
187May 07, 19448AF FC FO 330Fighter support for 8AF 342 (Liege)
188May 07, 19448AF FC FO 329Fighter support for 8AF 342
189May 08, 19448AF FC FO 331Fighter support for 8AF 3441
190May 09, 19448AF FC FO 333Fighter support for 8AF 347
191May 11, 19448AF FC FO 335Fighter support for 8AF 350
192May 12, 19448AF FC FO 337Fighter support for 8AF 3533
193May 13, 19448AF FC FO 338Fighter support for 8AF 3551
194May 19, 19448AF FC FO 342Fighter support for 8AF 3581
195May 20, 19448AF FC FO 343Fighter support for 8AF 359
196May 21, 19448AF FC FO 345Fighter support for 8AF 360
197May 22, 19448AF 362Fighter-bomber attack on French rail bridges
198May 22, 19448AF FC FO 346Fighter support for 8AF 3613
199May 23, 19448AF FC FO 348Escort and support for 8AF 363
200May 24, 19448AF 368Fighter-bomber attack on rail bridges in France
201May 24, 19448AF FC FO 349Escort and support for 8AF 367
202May 25, 19448AF FC FO 350Escort and support for 8AF 370
203May 27, 19448AF 374Fighter bomber attack on barges near Willenstadt
204May 27, 19448AF FC FO 351Escort and support for 8AF 373
205May 28, 19448AF FC FO 352Escort and support for 8AF 376
206May 29, 19448AF FC FO 363Escort and support for 8AF 379
207May 30, 19448AF 381Fighter bomber attacks on rail bridges in France
208May 30, 19448AF FC FO 354Escort and support for 8AF 380
209May 31, 19448AF FC FO 355Escort and support for 8AF 382
210May 31, 19448AF 383 Fighter-BomberAttacks on German airfields
211June 03, 1944Escort for 8AF 388Escort
212June 04, 19448AF 391Rail bridges and airfields in Paris area
213June 05, 19448AF 392Le Havre, Caen, Boulogne, Cherbourg coastal defenses
214June 06, 19448AF 394Coastal targets in invasion area1
215June 07, 19448AF 397, 398Tactical targets in NW France5
216June 08, 19448AF 400Rail targets and airfields in France
217June 10, 19448AF FC FO 379, 380, 381Sweeps. escort, Fighter-Bomber ops1
218June 11, 19448AF FC FO 382Patrols, Fighter-Bomber ops
219June 12, 19448AF FC FO 383, 384Tactical support
220June 13, 19448AF FC FO 386, 387Escort, sweeps, Fighter-bomber missions in invasion zone
221June 14, 19448AF FC FO 388, 389Escort, patrols, sweeps, fighter-bomber runs in invasion area
222June 15, 19448AF FC FO 390, 391Escort, sweeps, fighter-bomber runs in invasion area
223June 16, 19448AF FC FO 393Escort, sweeps, fighter-bomber runs in invasion area
224June 17, 19448AF FC FO 395Escort, fighter-bomber runs in invasion area
225June 17, 19448AF FC FO 394Escort, fighter-bomber runs in invasion area
226June 18, 19448AF FC FO 396Escort for heavies; sweeps, fighter-bomber runs in invasion area
227June 20, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 425
228June 21, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 428 and 8AF 4291
229June 22, 19448AF FC FO 431Escort for 8AF 431, 432 and fighter-bombers
230June 23, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 435, 436
231June 24, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 438, 439; Sweeps
232June 25, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 441, 442; FIghter-bomber missions
233June 27, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 443; FIghter-bomber missions
234June 28, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 445; FIghter-bomber missions
235June 29, 19448AF FC FOEscort for 8AF 447; FIghter-bomber missions
236June 30, 19448AF FCEscort for 8AF 448; FIghter-bomber missions
237July 05, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 453; FIghter-bomber missions1
238July 06, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 455; Strafing traffic around Paris1
239July 07, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 458
240July 08, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 460; fighter-bomber missions
241July 11, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 466
242July 12, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 468-469
243July 13, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 4711
244July 15, 19448AF 474Road and rail transport in Paris area1
245July 16, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 476
246July 19, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 4821
247July 20, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 4841
248July 21, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 486
249July 24, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 492; Sweep of Lechfeld and Leipheim airfield
250July 25, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 494, 495; Fighter Bomber op
251July 26, 19448AF 496Fighter-Bomber mission to France
252July 27, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 498; FIghter-Bomber ops
253July 28, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 501
254July 29, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 503
255July 31, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 507
256August 01, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 508 and Operation BUICK
257August 02, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 510, 511; Fighter-Bomber ops
258August 03, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 512, 513; Fighter-Bomber ops1
259August 04, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 514, 515, 516; Fighter-Bomber op
260August 05, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 519, 520, 521
261August 06, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 524
262August 07, 1944VIII FC 8AF 529Escort for 8AF 527; Fighter-Bomber RR north of Paris2
263August 08, 1944VIII FCEscort, Fighter-bomber
264August 09, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 533, 8AF 535, fighter bomber ops
265August 10, 1944VIII FC, 8AF 538 FBEscort for 8AF 537, Fighter-bomber ops
266August 11, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 541, 542, 543
267August 12, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 545; Fighter-Bomber ops1
268August 13, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 548; Fighter-Bomber ops
269August 15, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 554, Fighter bomber ops1
270August 16, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 556
271August 17, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 559, fighter-bomber ops
272August 23, 1944VIII FCFighter-Bomber attacks
273August 24, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 5681
274August 25, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 570
275August 26, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 575; Fighter-bomber ops
276August 27, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 583; Fighter-bomber ops1
277August 28, 1944VIII FCFighter-Bomber ops France, Holland, Germany
278August 29, 1944VIII FCFighter-Bomber ops France, Belgium, Germany
279September 01, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 595; Fighter-bomber op; Sweep
280September 02, 19448AF 596Strafing Belgium
281September 05, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 605, 606; FIghter-Bomber ops; Strafing3
282September 06, 19448AF 607Sweeps in Rotterdam, Aachen and Koblenz
283September 08, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 611; Fighter-Bomber ops
284September 09, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 613; Fighter-Bomber ops; Sweep3
285September 11, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 623
286September 12, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 626
287September 13, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 628; Strafing
288September 16, 19448AF 635Fighter-Bomber ops in germany
289September 17, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 637; Fighter-Bomber ops1
290September 18, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 639, 8AF 640; Ground support in Holland8
291September 19, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 642, Frantic; patrols in Holland
292September 20, 1944VIII FCPatrols over Holland
293September 21, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 644; Patrols over Holland2
294September 22, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 645; Patrols over Holland
295September 27, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 650
296September 28, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 6521
297September 30, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 655; Sweeps NW Germany
298October 02, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 658, 8AF 659
299October 03, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 662
300October 05, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 665
301October 06, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 667
302October 07, 1944VIII FCEscort for 8AF 669
303October 09, 19448AF 670Industrial targets in south and central Germany
304October 11, 19448AF 672Oil industry1
305October 12, 19448AF 674Airfield and marshalling yard
306October 14, 19448AF 676, 8AF 677Rail targets in Germany
307October 15, 19448AF 678Industrial, oil and rail targets in Cologne, Germany area
308October 17, 19448AF 681Targets in Cologne area
309October 17, 19448AF 681Targets in Cologne area
310October 18, 19448AF 682Attacks on Kassel, Cologne, Leverkusen
311October 19, 19448AF 683Industrial targets in Mannheim and Mainz
312October 22, 19448AF 685Targets in western Germany
313October 24, 1944Fighter-bomber opHannover / Kassell area2
314October 25, 19448AF 688Oil and industry in western Germany
315October 26, 19448AF 689Industry and comm targets in western Germany
316October 30, 19448AF 693Oil industry in Germany
317November 01, 19448AF 696Oil installations and a rail bridge
318November 02, 19448AF 698Oil and rail targets in Central Germany
319November 04, 19448AF 700Oil installations in western Germany
320November 05, 19448AF 702Marshalling yards in western Germany2
321November 09, 19448AF 707Tactical targets in Metz and Thionville areas
322November 10, 19448AF 709Airfield in western Germany
323November 11, 19448AF 712Oil and rail targets in western Germany
324November 16, 19448AF 715Tactical targets near Aachen
325November 18, 19448AF 716Fighter sweeps
326November 21, 19448AF 720Oil industry in Germany
327November 25, 19448AF 723Synthetic oil installation at Merseburg and Bingen rail yard
328November 26, 19448AF 725Rail and oil installation in western Germany
329November 27, 19448AF 727Marshalling yards in Germany1
330November 29, 19448AF 729Rail and oil targets Germany
331November 30, 19448AF 731Rail and oil targets Germany1
332December 02, 19448AF 734Rail marshaling yards in Germany3
333December 04, 19448AF 736Rail targets in Germany
334December 05, 19448AF 728, 8AF 729Berlin weapons works and Munster rail yards; 729: Aphrodite op
335December 10, 19448AF 745Rail targets in Germany
336December 11, 19448AF 746Rail targets and bridge in western Germany
337December 12, 19448AF 748Oil and rail targets in Germany
338December 15, 19448AF 750Rail targets and a vehicle factory
339December 18, 19448AF 754Communication and tactical targets in western Germany1
340December 23, 19448AF 757Rail and communication centers behind battle lines in Ardennes3
341December 24, 19448AF 759, 760Airfields and communications center in Gemany (760) and French U-boat coastal batteries (759)
342December 25, 19448AF 761Communication and rail targets west of the Rhine
343December 26, 19448AF 762Rail targets behind battle area
344December 27, 19448AF 764Rail targets in western Germany
345December 28, 19448AF 766Rail and road bridges in western Germany
346December 29, 19448AF 769Communications targets in western Germany
347December 30, 19448AF 770Rail and communications targets in western Germany
348December 31, 19448AF 772Strategic targets and comm centers along German supply lines2
349January 01, 19458AF 774Oil and rail targets in western Germany
350January 02, 19458AF 776Communications and tactical targets in western Germany
351January 06, 19458AF 783Rail and communications targets in western Germany
352January 07, 19458AF 785Comm centers, rail targets, bridges and oil depots in western Germany
353January 10, 19458AF 789Airfields, rail targets and bridges in Germany
354January 13, 19458AF 791Marshalling yards and Rhine rail bridges
355January 14, 19458AF 792Oil facilities in central Germany and highway bridges at Cologne2
356January 15, 19458AF 794Marshalling yards in Germany
357January 16, 19458AF 796Oil and industrial targets in Germany
358January 17, 19458AF 798Oil refineries at Hamburg and Harburg
359January 21, 19458AF 803Industry and rail targets in central Germany
360January 22, 19458AF 805Synthetic oil industry at Sterkrade
361January 29, 19458AF 811Industrial plants at Kassel and rail targets in central Germany
362February 03, 19458AF 817Major attack on Berlin and Madgeburg oil industry1
363February 06, 19458AF 821Oil targets in Germany
364February 09, 19458AF 824Oil targets in Germany
365February 14, 19458AF 830Oil and rail targets in Germany
366February 15, 19458AF 832Oil plants at Magdeburg and rail targets in Germany
367February 19, 19458AF 835Oil, industry and rail targets
368February 20, 19458AF 836Nuremburg
369February 21, 19458AF 839Rail targets in Nuremburg
370February 22, 19458AF 841Operation Clarion: major attack on German rail and road targets
371February 23, 19458AF 843Second day of Clarion mission
372February 25, 19458AF 847Tank factories; jet airfields; oil depots
373February 26, 19458AF 849Attacks on targets in Berlin
374February 27, 19458AF 851Road and rail targets in Halle and Leipzig
375February 28, 19458AF 854Rail targets in Germany
376March 02, 19458AF 859Synthetic oil plants and tank works
377March 04, 19458AF 863Jet airfields and industrial targets
378March 07, 19458AF 869Oil and communication targets
379March 09, 19458AF 875Rail marshaling yards and industrial sites
380March 10, 19458AF 877Rail targets
381March 11, 19458AF 881U-boat yards and oil installations in northern Germany
382March 12, 19458AF 883Marshalling yards
383March 14, 19458AF 886Rail, oil and industrial targets1
384March 15, 19458AF 889German Army HQ and rail targets
385March 24, 19458AF 911Operations in support of Operation VARSITY - crossing of the Rhine
386March 27, 1945Other operations8AF fighters in support of RAF
387March 30, 19458AF 918Uboat construction and operation targets
388March 31, 19458AF 920Synthetic oil plants, munition and vehicles factories
389April 02, 19458AF 922Danish airfields
390April 04, 19458AF 926Airfields in Germany
391April 05, 19458AF 928Ordnance depots, marshalling yards and airfields
392April 06, 19458AF 930Leipzig area
393April 07, 19458AF 931Ordnance depots, marshalling yards and airfields
394April 08, 19458AF 932Ordnance depots, marshalling yards and airfields
395April 09, 19458AF 935Oil depot, ammunition plant and jet airfields
396April 10, 19458AF 938Jet airfields and army base near Berlin
397April 11, 19458AF 941Airfields, munitions and rail targets
398April 13, 19458AF 945Neumunster marshalling yard1
399April 16, 19458AF 954, 8AF 955Rail and communication centers 1
400April 17, 19458AF 957Rail targets in E Germany and Czechoslovakia
401April 18, 19458AF 959Rail targets in Germany
402April 20, 19458AF 962Rail targets in Berlin and Czechoslovakia
403April 21, 19458AF 963Jet airfields and rail targets in southeast Germany
TOTAL AIRCRAFT LOST:127

Non-Combat Related Accidents

#DATEREPORT
11943-01-26Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6272).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire.
Pilot: Schoff, Leland S.
Notes: ground looped.
Location: Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
21943-02-13Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6257).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Wittering, Northamptonshire.
Pilot: Ludwig, Vance P.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Elms Farm, Wittering England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
31943-02-19Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6342).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire.
Pilot: Quirk, Michael J.
Notes: mid air collision with bird.
Location: Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
41943-03-01Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6370).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of .
Pilot: Garth, Winston S.
Notes: bailed out due to mid air collision.
Location: Goxhill, Lincolnshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
51943-03-02Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6253).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire.
Pilot: Harrison, Charles R.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
61943-03-09Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6263).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Wittering, Northamptonshire.
Pilot: [ground crew].
Notes: missing due to friendly fire.
Location: Wittering, Northamptonshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
71943-04-06Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6336).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Ginn, Charles L.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
81943-04-13Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6395).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Dyar, Roger B.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Deal/ 2mi S England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
91943-04-16Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6235).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Powers, Joe H Jr.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
101943-04-19Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6237).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Barron, Louis T.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Goxhill, Lincolnshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
111943-04-25Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6227).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Coenen, John E.
Notes: bail out.
Location: Rushup Edge England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
121943-04-25Aircraft: P-47 (#41-6227).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Coenen, John E.
Notes: bail out.
Location: Edale Head/ 4mi NE Chapel England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
131943-05-01Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6221).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Carcione, Anthony R.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
141943-05-15Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6397).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Peterson, Wayne E.
Notes: crash landing engine failure.
Location: Hollesdon Golf Course England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
151943-05-17Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6230).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Egan, Joseph H.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Gransden Lodge/1 1/2mi NE England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
161943-05-31Aircraft: L-4B (#43-666*).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Mudge, Dick H Jr.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
171943-06-05Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6350).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Allison, Richard H.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
181943-06-08Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6251).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk.
Pilot: Foster, Justis D.
Notes: forced landing due to engine failure.
Location: Horsham St. Faith, Norfolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
191943-06-28Aircraft: P-47D (#42-7979).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Chalgrove, Oxfordshire.
Pilot: Steele, Robert J.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: RAF Exeter England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
201943-07-14Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6325).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Schiltz, Glen D.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
211943-07-25Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6583).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Morris, Joseph A.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
221943-08-09Aircraft: P-47D* (#42-7871).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Anderson, Milton A.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
231943-08-11Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6334).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Mayurin, Wlaker M.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Metfield/ 1mi NW England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
241943-08-17Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6622).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Dugas, Harry P.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
251943-08-22Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6189).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Tettemer, Don (NMI).
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
261943-08-22Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6224).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Saux, Conaway C.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
271943-08-31Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6367).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Compton, George A.
Notes: ground looped.
Location: RAF Southend England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
281943-09-05Aircraft: P-47D (#42-7866).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Chapman, Warren M.
Notes: crashed due to engine failure.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
291943-09-07Aircraft: P-47D (#42-22534).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Peppers, Frank E.
Notes: ground looped on take off.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
301943-09-08Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6234).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: [ground crew].
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
311943-09-13Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74626).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Coleman, Harry A.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
321943-09-13Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6347).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: [parked aircraft].
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
331943-09-23Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6193).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Valenta, Irvin E.
Notes: landing accident due to mechanical fail.
Location: RAF Thorney Is England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
341943-09-27Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6337).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Barnum, Eugene E.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
351943-09-27Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6401).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Conger, Paul A.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
361943-10-03Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8369).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Biales, Albert (NMI).
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Hitcham, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
371943-10-10Aircraft: P-47D (#42-7947).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Jones, James M Jr.
Notes: forced landing out of gas.
Location: Boreham/Sta 161 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
381943-10-20Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6343).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Cook, Walter V.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
391943-10-20Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8488).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Adrianse, Lyle A.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
401943-11-06Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74622).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Carter, James R.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
411943-11-13Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8416).
Organization: 62FS* / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Coronios, Harry (NMI)*.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Norfolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
421943-11-17Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8614).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Coromies, Harry (NMI).
Notes: killed in a crash due to weather.
Location: Happisburgh/ 10mi E North Sea.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
431943-12-01Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75160).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Morrill, Stanley B.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
441943-12-17Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8458).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Clifton, Clinton J.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
451943-12-28Aircraft: P-47D (#42-7885).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Warner, Harry F Jr.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
461943-12-30Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8609).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Porowski, Isadore T.
Notes: crashed on take off engine failure.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
471944-01-01Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75434).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Brooks, Norman E.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
481944-01-01Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75278).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Westfall, Russell B.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Harrowbeer England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
491944-01-07Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8458).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: McMinn, Evan D.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
501944-01-08Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75237).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Walker, Joseph P.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Wattisham, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
511944-01-21Aircraft: P-47D (#42-7870).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Nordquist, Dean A.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
521944-01-21Aircraft: P-47D (#42-22767).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Goetz, Joseph (NMI).
Notes: landing accident.
Location: RAF Manston #9 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
531944-01-26Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75414).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Wood, Melvin C.
Notes: forced landing due to engine failure.
Location: Waldringfield England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
541944-01-27Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75694).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Klibbe, Frank W.
Notes: crash landing.
Location: Bungay/ 1mi S Sta 125 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
551944-01-31Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74623).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Ferguson, Donald P.
Notes: ground accident.
Location: Leiston, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
561944-02-03Aircraft: P-47D (#42-7938).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Debden, Essex.
Pilot: Fields, James E.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Halesworth/ 5mi E England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
571944-02-05Aircraft: P-47D (#42-7943).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Alberts, Richard A.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Halesworth/ 4mi E England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
581944-02-05Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6319).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Phillips, Roger A.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Halesworth/ 4mi E England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
591944-02-29Aircraft: P-47D (#42-22763).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Knafelz, Albert P.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
601944-03-04Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75121).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Smith, Leslie C.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 2
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
611944-03-04Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74643).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: .
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
621944-03-05Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75218).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Stream, Dale E.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
631944-03-06Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75109).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Dale, Sam B Jr.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
641944-03-06Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75575).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Wisniewski, Adam J.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
651944-03-07Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75242).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Quirk, Michael J.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
661944-03-09Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75137).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Lovett, George H Jr.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
671944-03-16Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75864).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: .
Notes: destroyed by fire on ground.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
681944-03-19Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75213).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Fields, James E.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Gosfield/Sta 154 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
691944-03-25Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76559).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Weigle, Donald D.
Notes: crash landing engine failure.
Location: Acle/ 5mi S England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
701944-04-13Aircraft: P-47D (#42-22764).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Oczkowski, Henry (NMI) III.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
711944-04-14Aircraft: P-47D (#42-22790).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Kish, Ernest (NMI).
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
721944-04-17Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75121).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Smith, Leslie C.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
731944-04-21Aircraft: P-47C (#41-6261).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Stewart, Roach S.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
741944-04-22Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75546).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Brecken, George M Jr.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Hadleigh/ 4mi W England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
751944-04-22Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8426).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Lowman, Samuel J.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
761944-04-22Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25586).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Robey, Archie H.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Ordfordness/ 20mi off English Channel.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
771944-04-25Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75855).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Marshall. Donald W.
Notes: ground looped.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
781944-04-28Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76250).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: McClure, Wendell A.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
791944-04-28Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76118).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Carwell, Jackie L.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
801944-04-29Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75395).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Ross, John E.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
811944-04-30Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25514).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Perry, Joseph H.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Bovindon, Hertfordshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
821944-04-30Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75137).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Lovett, George H Jr.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Stansted/ 1 1/2 mi N S169 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
831944-05-01Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75232).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Oczkowski, Henry (NMI).
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
841944-05-02Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76458).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Herin, Reginald A.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
851944-05-02Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75218).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hertel, Earl (NMI).
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 2
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
861944-05-02Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74728).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Thomton.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: England Cleon C.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
871944-05-10Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75232).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Laflam, Armand A.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
881944-05-17Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75278).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Elliott, James E.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
891944-05-18Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75704).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Neyland, Praeger (NMI).
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
901944-05-22Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76364).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Vitale, Joseph (NMI).
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
911944-06-03Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26059).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Stamps, Samuel O.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
921944-06-04Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76093).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Halesworth, Suffolk.
Pilot: Gordon, William P Jr.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
931944-06-05Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25293).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Jure, James A.
Notes: forced landing mechanical failure.
Location: Ardleigh England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
941944-06-10Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75053).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Clark, James J.
Notes: crash belly landing out of gas.
Location: Boxted/15mi SE Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
951944-06-19Aircraft: P-47D (#42-25512).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Murray, Steven T.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
961944-06-22Aircraft: P-47D (#42-25522).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Moseley, Mark L.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
971944-06-22Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75282).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Tucker, Charles E.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
981944-06-22Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26466).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Westfall, Russell B.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 2
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
991944-06-22Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26019).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Flagg, Walter L.
Notes: mid air collision with resulting belly landing.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1001944-06-24Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74634).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Ferber, Alexander B.
Notes: crash belly landing out of gas.
Location: Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1011944-06-28Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26300).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Haek, Jack J.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1021944-07-14Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25565).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hertel, Earl (NMI).
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Grafton Underwood England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1031944-07-14Aircraft: P-47D (#42-25959).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Gillies, Merton J.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Wattisham, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1041944-07-15Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26060).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: [ground crew].
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1051944-07-18Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26300).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: [parked aircraft].
Notes: ground accident fire.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1061944-07-24Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76234).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hudson, William R.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1071944-07-31Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25585).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Kyle, James A.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1081944-08-27Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76532).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Getz, Stuart H.
Notes: forced landing mechanical failure.
Location: Boxted/ 1mi SE Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1091944-09-01Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8412).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Bartle, William G.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1101944-09-05Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75281).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Carwell, Jackie L.
Notes: crash landing engine failure.
Location: Boxted/3mi W Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1111944-09-09Aircraft: P-47D (#42-25512).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Edwards, Trevor A.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1121944-09-12Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75095).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Allen, John R.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Wick Farm, RAFBirch/1mi S England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1131944-09-26Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19767).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Davis, Reigel W.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1141944-09-26Aircraft: P-47D (#42-28627).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Davis, Ramon R.
Notes: landing accident out of gas.
Location: Boxted/ 1mi NE Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1151944-09-26Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26413).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Comstock, Harold E.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1161944-10-02Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19911*).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Rotzler, Charles M.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1171944-10-10Aircraft: P-47D (#42-28812).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Eaves, John B.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Little Bardfield England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 5
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1181944-10-11Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25312).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Charlton, Wade B.
Notes: crash landing.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1191944-10-13Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25585).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Benton, Bruce T.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1201944-10-16Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75111).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Martin, Arthur J.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1211944-10-18Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19883).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Butiste, Leo F.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1221944-10-18Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26417).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Cherednik, Pete D.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1231944-11-01Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74620).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hedke, Jack D.
Notes: crash landing engine failure.
Location: RAF Grt Mossingham* England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1241944-11-02Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76344W).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Knief, Wallace W.
Notes: bail out.
Location: Thurningford/2mi S England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1251944-11-08Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75429).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Mauldin, David L.
Notes: crash landing engine failure.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1261944-11-10Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76330).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hoeflein, Robert W.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1271944-11-16Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19742).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Gerow, Arthur H.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Germany.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1281944-11-16Aircraft: AT-23B (#41-35840).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Moore, Russell C.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 2
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1291944-11-18Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25514).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Carmichael, Thomas I.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1301944-11-18Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19935).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Polansky, Frederick A.
Notes: unknown.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 2
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1311944-11-19Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76096).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Henley, Donald (NMI) Jr.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1321944-11-20Aircraft: P-47D (#42-8503).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Poulos, Edward J.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1331944-11-22Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19776).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Geren, Lloyd F.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1341944-11-26Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75857).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Fahringer, John C.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1351944-11-29Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26562).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Westover, Don A Jr.
Notes: forced landing mechanical failure/ out of gas.
Location: Halesworth, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1361944-12-05Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75147W).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Miller, Bernard S.
Notes: forced landing.
Location: RAF Woodbridge England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1371944-12-12Aircraft: P-47D (#42-25864).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Theyken, Richard (NMI).
Notes: landing accident out of gas.
Location: RAF Rochford England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1381944-12-14Aircraft: P-47D (#42-28684).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Buchmiller, Lowell C.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Felixstowe/ S England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1391944-12-18Aircraft: P-47D (#42-28834).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hedke, Jack D.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1401944-12-18Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75247W).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Miller, Bernard S.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1411944-12-28Aircraft: P-47 (#42-75856W).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Wilson, George W.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Wattisham, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1421944-12-28Aircraft: P-47D (#42-29335).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Smith, Kenneth L.
Notes: crashed on take off.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1431944-12-30Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26413).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Batson, Samuel K.
Notes: killed in crash due to engine failure.
Location: Boxted/SE of Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1441945-01-05Aircraft: P-47D (#42-76329).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Kopas, Andrew G.
Notes: bail out.
Location: RAF Woodbridge England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1451945-01-05Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74724).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Bolender, Alfred M.
Notes: crashed belly landing due to engine failure or fire.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1461945-01-06Aircraft: P-47D (#44-20432).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Srebelton, Samuel F.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1471945-01-08Aircraft: P-47D (#42-29120).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Daniel, Robert J.
Notes: crash belly landing due to mechanical failure.
Location: Boxted/ off Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1481945-01-10Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19958).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Sharbe, Walter J.
Notes: crash belly landing due to mechanical failure.
Location: Clacton-0n-Sea England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1491945-01-14Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19868).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Campbell, Russell W.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1501945-01-16Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26629).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Groce, Walter R.
Notes: bailed out due to weather.
Location: Berden Chapel England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1511945-01-16Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19886).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Arnold, John A.
Notes: bailed out due to weather.
Location: RAF Birch {WM-3738} England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1521945-01-17Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19742).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: [parked aircraft].
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Burtonwood, Lancashire England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1531945-01-19Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21108).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Bradley, George P.
Notes: taxiing accident due to weather.
Location: Mendlesham, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1541945-01-21Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21159).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Lightfoot, Edward B.
Notes: crash belly landing due to mechanical failure.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1551945-01-21Aircraft: P-47D (#44-20722).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hall, Robert S.
Notes: killed in a take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1561945-01-21Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19951).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Scherz, Willard C.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1571945-01-21Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75232).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Dahl, Max H.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Chelmsford {WL 097073} England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1581945-01-21Aircraft: P-47D (#42-22781W).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Kopas, Andrew G.
Notes: bailed out due to mid air collision.
Location: Hockley {WL 273123} England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1591945-01-23Aircraft: P-47D (#42-28689).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Dewey, Ernest A.
Notes: crash belly landing due to mechanical failure.
Location: Boxted/1 1/2mi N Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1601945-01-29Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19732).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Knief, Wallace W.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1611945-01-29Aircraft: P-47D (#42-26676).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Trumble, Pershing B.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1621945-02-01Aircraft: P-47D (#42-28810).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Ogden, Frank M.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Peterborough/ 12mi N England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1631945-02-03Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21197).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Theyken, Richard (NMI).
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1641945-02-04Aircraft: P-47D (#42-28878).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Smith, Kenneth L.
Notes: killed in bail out.
Location: Tollesbury England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1651945-02-07Aircraft: AT-16 (#43-12977).
Organization: Hq / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Stebelton, Samuel F.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1661945-02-10Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21178).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Bradley, George P.
Notes: crash belly landing due to mechanical failure.
Location: Boxted/ 1mi NE Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1671945-02-12Aircraft: P-47D (#42-28438).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Arnold, John A.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1681945-02-16Aircraft: P-47D (#44-20711).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Miller, John A.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1691945-02-18Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21161).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Fisher, Byron J.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Boxted/10mi SW Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1701945-02-18Aircraft: P-47D (#44-19928).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Smith, William F.
Notes: unknown.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1711945-03-07Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21183).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Blodgett, Burton O.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1721945-03-10Aircraft: P-47D (#43-25312W).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Baylard, Robert L.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1731945-03-11Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21125).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Aheron, Frank R.
Notes: killed in crash mechanical failure.
Location: Cranfield/ 2mi N England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1741945-03-13Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21115).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hines, Luther P Jr.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Stowmarket/ nr England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1751945-03-13Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21159).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Tuttle, Richard B.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Stowmarket/ nr {WM 5075} England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1761945-03-15Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21222).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Scherz, Willard C.
Notes: killed crash on take off eng failure.
Location: Boxted/ 2 1/2mi S Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1771945-03-23Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21194).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Bokina, Carl J.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Pound Farm, S of Milden England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1781945-03-27Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21186).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hennessy, Thomas B.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1791945-04-01Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75875WW).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Allsip, John W.
Notes: unknown.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 1
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1801945-04-01Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21187).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hoeflein, Robert W.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Debden/ 7mi NE Sta 356 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1811945-04-01Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21126).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Frazier, John F.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Debden/ 7mi NE Sta 356 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1821945-04-06Aircraft: P-47D (#42-75147W).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Del Corso, Joseph A.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Donington/ nr {WF-6250} England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1831945-04-12Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21184).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Lightfoot, Edward B.
Notes: killed in mid air collision.
Location: Raydon/ 3mi N England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1841945-05-01Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21174).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Zychowski, Albin P.
Notes: killed in a crash.
Location: Tiverton/ 1mi N England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1851945-05-02Aircraft: P-47D (#42-74669W).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hard, Walter J.
Notes: crash belly landing due to mechanical failure.
Location: RAF Bradwell Bay England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1861945-05-02Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21210).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Geren, Lloyd F.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1871945-05-02Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21228).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Jones, Robert B Jr.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1881945-05-31Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21162).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Ellis, Edmund E.
Notes: take off accident due to engine failure.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1891945-06-11Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21219).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Gunner, Donald M.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 4
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1901945-06-11Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21137).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Jocelyn, Rodney F.
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1911945-06-11Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21198).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Epstein, Solomon (NMI).
Notes: mid air collision.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1921945-06-19Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21152).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Davis, James T.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1931945-06-22Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21195).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Bartle, William G.
Notes: forced landing mechanical failure.
Location: Boxted/ 1mi SW Sta 150 England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1941945-06-25Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21190).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Blodgett, Burton O.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1951945-06-25Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21109).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Allsip, John W Jr.
Notes: take off accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1961945-06-25Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21120).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Charlton, Wade B.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1971945-06-28Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21208).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Shaw, John S.
Notes: landing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1981945-07-09Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21145).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Barnwell, Archibald S Jr.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
1991945-07-12Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21140).
Organization: 63FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Keeler, John W.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Tarrant Rushton England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
2001945-07-14Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21229).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Adcock, Thomas D.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
2011945-07-17Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21147).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Hoeflein, Robert W.
Notes: crashed belly landing.
Location: Industriehafen/R-30 Germany.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
2021945-07-26Aircraft: P-47M (#44-21206).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Blodgett, Burton O.
Notes: taxiing accident.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 1
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
2031945-07-27Aircraft: TB-26C (#41-35848).
Organization: 62FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Carter, James E.
Notes: crash landing.
Location: Boxted, Essex England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/
2041945-08-31Aircraft: AT-16 (#43-12977).
Organization: 61FS / 56FG of Boxted, Essex.
Pilot: Raymond, Charles J.
Notes: ground looped.
Location: Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk England.
Damage (0-5 increasing damage): 3
source: Aviation Archaeology http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/

Aircraft

  • These are aircraft that were in this group at one time
  • List is in serial number order
  • Aircraft may be listed more than once if there are notes from multiple sources.
MODELSERIAL #A/C NAMEGROUPSQUADRONAC CODEMACR REPORT #
Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6189n/a 56FG 62FS
6189 (56th FG, 62nd FS) in midair collision with 41-6224 near Halesworth England Aug 22, 1943. Condemned Aug 24, 1943
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6193n/a 56FG 62FS
6193 (56th FG, 62nd FS) crashlanded at Thorney Island, England Sep 23, 1943. Condemned Feb 5, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6199n/a 56FG 63FS747
6199 (56th FG, 63rd FS) shot down by Oblt Heinz Knoke in Bf 109G-6/R2 of JG 11/5 near Osteel, Germany Sep 27, 1943. Pilot KIA. MACR 747
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6211Jackie 56FG 61FS1432
6211 (56th FG, 61st FS, *Jackie*) shot down by Oblt Rudolf Leuschel in Fw 190A-6 of JG 26/8 at Bavegem, Belgium Dec 1, 1943. MACR 1432. Pilot POW.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6224n/a 56FG 62FS
6224 (56th FG, 62nd FS) w/o in midair collision with 41-6189 near Halesworth, England Aug 22, 1943.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6227n/a 56FG 63FS
6227 (56th FG, 63rd FS) w/o in Edale Head, Near Chapel en le Frith, England Apr 25, 1943. Condemned Oct 31, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6232n/a 56FG 61FS
6232 (56th FG, 61st FS) shot down by Fw 190A of JG 26/6 at Meaux, France Sep 3, 1943. Pilot evaded
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6239Kentucky Pud 56FG 62FS
6239 (56th FG, 62nd FS, *Kentucky Pud*) damaged by a FW-190A and crashed into Channel off Yarmouth, UK Jun 26, 1943. Pilot rescued. Plane condemned Oct 31, 1944.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6242You Know What 56FG 62FS1433
6242 (56th FG, 62nd FS, *You Know What* crashed due to mechanical failure at Saint-Sauflieu,France Dec 5, 1943. MACR 1433. Pilot POW. Aircraft condemned Dec 5, 1943
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-2-RE Thunderbolt41-6268n/a 56FG 63FS939
6268 (56th FG, 63rd FS) show down by Fw 190A near Amsterdam, Netherlands Oct 8, 1943. MACR 939. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6319n/a 56FG 61FS
6319 (56th FG, 61st FS) in midair collision and crashed near Halesworth, England Feb 5, 1944. Condemned Feb 5, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6322Little Butch 56FG 61FS
6322 (56th FG, 61st FS, *Little Butch*) shot down by a FW-190A near Neufch√Ętel-en-Bray, France Jun 26, 1943. Pilot KIA. Plane condemned Oct 31, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6334n/a 56FG 63FS
6334 (56th FG, 63rd FS) collided with B-24 over England Aug 8 (or 11), 1943 while flying in close formation. B-24 landed successfully but P-47 crashed near Metfield, England. Pilot (Capt Walker Mahurin) bailed out.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6370n/a 56FG 62FS
6370 (56th FG, 62nd FS) in midair collision with 41-6332 and crashed at Goxhill, England Mar 1, 1943. Condemned due to damage Mar 1, 1943
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6372n/a 56FG 63FS265
6372 (56th FG, 63rd FS) shot down by Uffz Heinz Papendick in Bf 109G-6 of JG 3/9 at Wolder, Belgium Aug 17, 1943. MACR 265. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6398n/a 56FG 62FS263
6398 (56th FG, 62nd FS) shot down by Hptm Wilhelm Lemke in Bf 109G-6 of JG 3/9 at Vreren, Belgium Aug 17, 1943. MACR 263. Pilot KIA
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6401Dream Baby 56FG 61FS
6401 (56th FG, 61st FS, *Dream Baby*) crashed due to bad weather 3 mi NE of Henley-on-Thames, UK Dec 31, 1943. Pilot bailed out safely. Condemned due to damage Jan 5, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6534n/a 56FG 63FS
6534 (56th FG, 63rd FS) shot down by a fighter near Rouen, France Jun 26, 1943. Pilot KIA. Condemned Oct 31, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6583Alyce 56FG 61FS
6583 (56th FG, 61st FS then to 353rd FG, 351st FS, *Alyce*) shot down by Fw 190A of JG 1/I at Volkerak near Willemstad, over Zuider Zee, Netherlands Nov 5, 1943. Pilot POW. Wrecked recovered 1973;Volkerak
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6620n/a 56FG n/a
6620 (56th FG) bellylanded at Hawkinge Jun 26, 1943 after being damaged by Fw 190 over France. Must have been repaired since (495th FTG, 552nd FTS) crashed at Genwyn Farm, Eynton, England Apr 11, 1944. Salvaged Apr 12, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47C-5-RE Thunderbolt41-6622n/a 56FG 63FS
6622 (56th FG, 63rd FS) crashed on takeoff at Halesworth, England Aug 17, 1943. Condemned due to battle damage Aug 22, 1943
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-2-RA Thunderbolt42-22456n/a 56FG 61FS3052
22456 (56th FG, 61st FS) lost Mar 15, 1944. MACR 3052
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-2-RA Thunderbolt42-22527n/a 56FG 62FS1535
22527 (56th FG, 62nd FS) ran out of fuel and ditched into North Sea 15 mi E of Felixstowe, UK Dec 20, 1943. MACR 1535. Pilot KIA
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-4-RA Thunderbolt42-22748n/a 56FG 63FS2120
22748 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Jan 29, 1944, North Sea. MACR 2120. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-21-RE Thunderbolt42-25522n/a 56FG 62FS8686
25522 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost Sep 10, 1944. MACR 8686
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-21-RE Thunderbolt42-25531n/a 56FG 63FS8996
25531 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Sep 18, 1944. MACR 8996
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-25713n/a 56FG 62FS6708
25713 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost Jul 13, 1944. MACR 6708 and 6716
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-25721n/a 56FG 63FS6700
25721 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Jul 6, 1944. MACR 6700
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-25836n/a 56FG 61FS7447
25836 (56th FG, 61st FS) lost Aug 7, 1944. MACR 7447
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-25957n/a 56FG 63FS10541
25957 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Nov 27, 1944. MACR 10541
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-25963n/a 56FG 61FS5492
25963 (56th FG, 61st FS) lost Jun 6, 1944. MACR 5492
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-25969n/a 56FG 63FS7448
25969 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Aug 3, 1944. MACR 7448
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-26057n/a 56FG 63FS8997
26057 (56th FG, 63rd FS) crashed at Dengie, England Sep 18, 1944. Pilot killed. MACR 8997
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-26258n/a 56FG 62FS
26258 (56th FG, 62nd FS) shot down by Bf 109 near Waldagesheim, Germany Sep 5, 1944.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-26299n/a 56FG n/a
26299 (56th FG) missing Nov 1944.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-26316Spirit of Crawford County Miss 56FG 63FS9165
26316 (56th FG, 63rd FS, *Spirit of Crawford County Missouri*) lost Saasveld near Weerseloo, Netherlands Sep 21, 1944. MACR 9165. Pilot KIA
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-22-RE Thunderbolt42-26337n/a 56FG 62FS9164
26337 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost between Eindhoven and turnhout, Netherlands Sep 18, 1944. MACR 9164. Pilot KIA
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-25-RE Thunderbolt42-26418n/a 56FG 61FS
26418 (56th FG, 61st FS) crashlanded near Bassinheim airfield Jul 20, 1944. Pilot Francis Gabreski evaded capture for 5 days but was eventually taken POW. A plane with this serial number is displayed at Lackland AFB. Anyone know its real serial'
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-25-RE Thunderbolt42-26646Pockey Doc 56FG 61FS10115
26646 (56th FG, 61st FS, *Pockey Doc*) lost Ijsselmeer, 1 km N of Marken, Netherlands Oct 24, 1944. MACR 10115. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-27-RE Thunderbolt42-26831n/a 56FG 61FS10332
26831 (56th FG, 61st FS) lost Nov 18, 1944. MACR 10332
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-27-RE Thunderbolt42-27382n/a 56FG 62FS8687
27382 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost Sep 10, 1944. MACR 8687.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-23-RA Thunderbolt42-27898n/a 56FG n/a
27898 (56th FG, 69th FS) ditched 10 mi S of Bancacbancaon, Philippines Mar 2, 1945. Pilot rescued.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-28-RA Thunderbolt42-28543Pat 56FG 63FS8688
28543 (56th FG, 63rd FS, *Pat*) lost in North Sea off Dutch coast Sep 9, 1944. MACR 8688. Pilot KIA
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-28-RA Thunderbolt42-28683n/a 56FG 62FS10800
28683 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost Dec 2, 1944. MACR 10800.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-28-RA Thunderbolt42-28684n/a 56FG 62FS
28684 (56th FG, 62nd FS0 crashed S of Felixstowe, England Dec 14, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-28-RA Thunderbolt42-28688n/a 56FG n/a11308
28688 (56th FG) lost Dec 18, 1944. MACR 11308. Pilot POW.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-28-RA Thunderbolt42-28806n/a 56FG 62FS10798
28806 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost Nov 30, 1944. MACR 10798
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-28-RA Thunderbolt42-28812n/a 56FG 62FS
28812 (56th FG, 62nd FS0 crashed at Little Bardfield, England Oct 10, 1944
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-6-RE Thunderbolt42-74620n/a 56FG 61FS
74620 (56th FG 61st FS) written off following a crash landing due to engine failure Nov 1, 1944;
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-6-RE Thunderbolt42-74626n/a 56FG 62FS1439
74626 (56th FG, 62nd FS) crashed into North Sea 30 mi W of Den Haag, Netherlands Nov 11, 1943. MACR 1439. Pilot bailed out but was killed.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-6-RE Thunderbolt42-74631n/a 56FG 62FS1277
74631 (56th FG, 62nd FS) shot down by Fw. Otto Schneider in Bf 109G of JG 11.y at Etikhove, Belgium Dec 1, 1943. MACR 1277. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-6-RE Thunderbolt42-74722n/a 56FG 63FS1440
74722 (56th FG, 63rd FS) shot down by Fw 190A-6 of JG 1/2 and crashed near Coesfeld, Germany Nov 11, 1943. MACR 1440. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-10-RE Thunderbolt42-75040n/a 56FG 62FS2843
75040 (56th FG, 62nd FS) shot down by Lt Gerg Wiegand of JG-26 over Lake Dummer near Diepholz Mar 8, 1944. MACR 2843. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-10-RE Thunderbolt42-75063n/a 56FG 63FS2151
75063 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Feb 5, 1944. MACR 2151.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-10-RE Thunderbolt42-75093n/a 56FG 62FS8536
75093 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost Aug 27, 1944. MACR 8536
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-10-RE Thunderbolt42-75109n/a 56FG 63FS4806
75109 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost May 12, 1944. MACR 4806
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-10-RE Thunderbolt42-75126n/a 56FG 61FS3389
75126 (56th FG, 61st FS) lost Mar 22, 1944. MACR 3389
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-10-RE Thunderbolt42-75162n/a 56FG 62FS4689
75162 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost May 12, 1944. MACR 4689
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-11-RE Thunderbolt42-75216Charming Ellen 56FG 61FS1542
75216 (56th FG, 61st FS, *Charming Ellen*) crashed due to engine failure in Mariakerke, Belgium Nov 30, 1943. Pilot bailed out and evaded MACR 1542.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-11-RE Thunderbolt42-75276The Doublebolt 56FG n/a
75276 converted Aug/Sep 1944 by 56th FG to 2 seater named *The Doublebolt*. Originally used as fast liaison transport, fitted with AN/APN-19 airborne radar Mar 1945 and used operationally (but unsuccessfully) on four missions during Apr 1945.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-11-RE Thunderbolt42-75397n/a 56FG n/a
75397 (56th FG) shot down over Haseluenne 3/6/1944. May correspond with claim by Oberst W. Oesau of JG-1.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-11-RE Thunderbolt42-75444n/a 56FG 62FS4690
75444 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost May 13, 1944. MACR 4690
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-11-RE Thunderbolt42-75446n/a 56FG 61FS3390
75446 (56th FG, 61st FS) shot down by ground fire at Egmond-Binnen, Netherlands Mar 22, 1944. Pilot POW. MACR 3390.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-11-RE Thunderbolt42-75508n/a 56FG 61FS
75508 (56th FG, 61st FS) damaged on landing, England
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-11-RE Thunderbolt42-75546n/a 56FG 61FS15119
75546 (56th FG, 61st FS) crashed in England on training mission Apr 22, 1944. Pilot killed. MACR 15119.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-15-RE Thunderbolt42-76249n/a 56FG 63FS
76249 (56th FG, 63rd FS) shot down while strafing enemy road convoy Mar 27, 1944. Pilot POW.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-20-RE Thunderbolt42-76471n/a 56FG 63FS10435
76471 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Nov 5, 1944. MACR 10435
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7866The Greek 56FG 62FS
7866 (56th FG, 62nd FS, *The Greek*) crashed in England due to faulty prop Sep 5, 1944.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7878Li'l Goody 56FG 63FS
7878 (56th FG, 63rd FS, *Li'l Goody*) crashlanded at doddington, Kent, UK Oct 14, 1943. Pilot OK.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7880n/a 56FG 61FS
7880 (56th FG, 61st FS) paid for by loan made by citizens of Redondo Beach, CA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7885n/a 56FG 63FS2849
7885 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Mar 8, 1944. MACR 2849
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7887n/a 56FG 62FS119
7887 (56th FG, 62nd FS) shot down by Fw Hans Wulfers in Bf 109G-6 Jul 29 1943 at Zandwoort, Netherlands. MACR 119. Pilot POW.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7891n/a 56FG 62FS264
7891 (56th FG, 62nd FS) shot down by Hptm Wilhelm Lemke in Bf 109G-6 of JG 3/9 at Warsage, Belgium Aug 17, 1943. MACR 264. Pilot KIA
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7893n/a 56FG 63FS1278
7893 (56th FG, 63rd FS) engine failed and crashed into North Sea 20 mi W of Ijmuiden, Netherlands Nov 29, 1943. MACR 1278. Pilot KIA
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7934n/a 56FG 63FS467
7934 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Sep 2, 1943. MACR 467
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7938n/a 56FG n/a
7938 after service with 56th FG, used by 306th BG as formation monitor.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7942n/a 56FG 62FS2785
7942 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost Mar 4, 1944. MACR 2785
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7946n/a 56FG 63FS
7946 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost May 31, 1943
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-1-RE Thunderbolt42-7947Ah'm Available 56FG 62FS
7947 (56th FG, 62nd FS *Ah'm Available*) hit tractor on landing at Boreham, UK Oct 10, 1943. Pilot injured.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-2-RE Thunderbolt42-7967n/a 56FG 61FS1537
7967 (56th FG, 61st FS) collided with 42-8606 durihg dogfight and crashed into North Sea 18 km N of Nordeney, Germany Dec 11, 1943. MACR 1537. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-2-RE Thunderbolt42-7975n/a 56FG 63FS1166
7975 (56th FG, 63rd FS) crashed due to mechanical failure at Doesburg, Netherlands Nov 7, 1943. MACR 1166. Pilot evaded
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-2-RE Thunderbolt42-7979n/a 56FG 62FS1275
7979 (56th FG, 62nd FS) ran out of fuel and abandoned over Zuiderzee off Huizen, Netherlands Nov 26, 1943. MACR 1275. Pilot POW.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-2-RE Thunderbolt42-8369n/a 56FG n/a
8369 (56th FG) lost Jan 29, 1944.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8461n/a 56FG 61FS3387
8461 (56th FG, 61st FS) lost at sea Mar 22, 1944. MACR 3387
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8463n/a 56FG 63FS2119
8463 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Feb 3, 1944. MACR 2119
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8487Lucky 56FG 63FS3440
8487 (56th FG, 63rd FS, *Lucky*) shot down by rear gunner of Do 217 Mar 27, 1944. MACR 3440. Pilot Maj. Walker Mahurin evaded capture with help of French resistance and returned to UK May 7, 1944.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8575n/a 56FG 63FS8685
8575 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Sep 9, 1944. MACR 8685
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8579n/a 56FG 61FS3388
8579 (56th FG, 61st FS) lost Mar 22, 1944. MACR 3388.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8606n/a 56FG 61FS1536
8606 (56th FG, 61st FS) collided with 42-7967 during dogfight and crashed into North Sea 18 km N of Nordeney, Germany Dec 11, 1943. MACR 1536. Pilot KIA
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8607n/a 56FG 63FS1276
8607 (56th FG, 63rd FS) shot down by Maj Egon Mayer in Fw 190A-6 of FG 2/Stab at Merdorp, Belgium Dec 1, 1943. MACR 1276. Pilot KIA.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8609n/a 56FG 63FS
8609 (56th FG, 63rd FS) crashed on takeoff at Halesworth, UK Dec 30, 1943. Pilot OK.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8614Saucy Shirley II 56FG 62FS1279
8614 (56th FG, 62nd FS, *Saucy Shirley II*) crashed into North Sea in bad weather 15 mi E of Happisburgh, UK Nov 17, 1943. MACR 1279. Pilot killed.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8676n/a 56FG 62FS2786
8676 (56th FG, 62nd FS) lost Mar 2, 1944. MACR 2786
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-5-RE Thunderbolt42-8691n/a 56FG 61FS4065
8691 (56th FG, 61st FS) lost Apr 15, 1944. MACR 4065
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-21-RA Thunderbolt43-25515n/a 56FG 63FS9166
25515 (56th FG, 63rd FS) lost Sep 21, 1944, Zuider Zee, Holland. MACR 9166. Parts recovered 2001;Lochem
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-28-RE Thunderbolt44-19714n/a 56FG 61FS8992
19714 (56th FG, 61st FS) shot down by AAA at Schijndel, Netherlands Sep 18, 1944. MACR 8992. Pilot POW.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47D-28-RE Thunderbolt44-19786n/a 56FG n/a
19786 (56th FG) show down by flak Sep 18, 1944.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21115n/a 56FG 61FS
21115 (56th FG, 61st FS) w/o in midair collision near Stowmarket, England Mar 13, 1945
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21125n/a 56FG 62FS
21125 (56th FG, 62nd FS) crashed near Cranfield, England Mar 11, 1945
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21126n/a 56FG 61FS
21126 (56th FG, 61st FS) w/o in midair collision with 44-21187 near Debden, England Apr 1, 1945.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21137n/a 56FG 63FS
21137 (56th FG, 63rd FS) w/o in midair collision with 44-21198 near Boxted, England Jun 11, 1945
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21152n/a 56FG 63FS
21152 (56th FG, 63rd FS) crashlanded at Boxted, England Jun 19, 1945
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21159n/a 56FG 61FS
21159 (56th FG, 61st FS) w/o in midair collision near Boxted, England Feb 18, 1945
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21174n/a 56FG 61FS
21174 (56th FG, 61st FS) crashed near Tiverton, England May 1, 1945. Pilot killed.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21178n/a 56FG 61FS
21178 (56th FG, 61st FS) crashlanded near Boxted, England Feb 10, 1945.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21184n/a 56FG 61FS
21184 (56th FG, 61st FS) w/o in midair collision near Raydon, England Apr 12, 1945
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21187n/a 56FG 61FS
21187 (56th FG, 61st FS) w/o in midair collision with 44-21126 near Debden, England Apr 1,1 945.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21194n/a 56FG 63FS
21194 (56th FG, 63rd FS) crashed in Pound Farm, Milden, England Mar 23, 1945.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21198n/a 56FG 63FS
21198 (56th FG, 63rd FS) w/o in midair collision with 44-21137 near Boxted, England Jun 11, 1945.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html

Republic P-47M Thunderbolt44-21222n/a 56FG 63FS
21222 (56th FG, 63rd FS) crashed on takeoff near Boxted, England Mar 15, 1945.
Source: Joe Baugher US Aircraft Serial Numbers - http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html


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