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R.G. Fowler

 

 

348th F.G. History

Lt. Col. William M. Banks

 

A Brief History of the 460th Fighter Squadron

Presented During the Memorial Dedication Ceremony

At the United States Air Force Museum

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, 20 May 1991

DeWitt Searles

 


 

 

Tail number information on P-47 Carter bailed out of June 22, 1945

 

42-28189/28438		Republic P-47D-26-RA Thunderbolt
				28192 collided in flight with towed target and crashed at Palacios AAF,
					TX Feb 7, 1945.
				28193 crashed on landing at Strother Field, KA 
				28194 forcelanded at Strother AAF< KS Jab 6, 1945
				28196 in midair collision and crashed 4 mi NW of Galveston, Tx Jun 20, 1945
				28205 collided in flight with towed target and crashed at Galveston
					Gunnery Range, TX Apr 11, 1945.
				28209 crashlanded at Nadzab, New Guinea Apr 23, 1945
				28211 ground looped on landing at Majors Field, TX May 2, 1945.
				28215 (325th FG, 315th FS) damaged in takeoff accident at Dole, France
					Oct 8, 1944
				28220 crashed on approach to Majors Field, TX Jan 29, 1945.
				28235 in midair collision and crashed 12 mi SE of Caldwell, OK Jul 21, 1945
				28237 crashed 35 mi NW of Harding, LA Jan 10, 1945
				28245 crashlanded 4 mi NE of Salt Flat, TX Aug 19, 1945
				28246 ground looped on takeoff at Avenger Field, TX May 10, 1945
				28253 went out of control near formation flying near Cordova, Nebraska
					and crashed Sep 14, 1944.  Pilot killed.
				28259 crashlanded 5 mi SSE of Markel, TX Jun 22, 1945

 

 

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