20th Fighter Group

The Loco Busters

Station

Kingscliffe 26 August 1943 to 11 October 1945

Station Callsigns

Churchpath

Group Callsigns

Denton to 22 April ’44 then:
Walnut (A Group)
Oatmeal (B Group)
Katie (C Group)
(No Squadron Callsigns in C Group)

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55th Fighter Squadron

Code:
KI
Callsign:
  • Towntalk to 22 April '44 then:
  • Sailor (A Group)
  • Pator (B Group)

77th Fighter Squad

Code:
LC
Callsign:
  • Rebuke to 22 April '44 then:
  • Outcry (A Group)
  • Glory (B Group)

79th Fighter Group

Code:
MC
Callsign:
  • Crownright to 22 April '44 then:
  • Primrose (A Group)
  • Screwgun (B Group)

Total Records: 654

Serial No Type Squad Sqd Code Pilot Rank/Given Names Markings Comments MACR
44-14136 P-51D 77 LC-J Garner Capt. James M
44-14136 P-51D 77 LC-J Pierce Lt. Pier W Subtle Annie
44-14157 P-51D 55 KI-U Baker Lt. Schuler A
44-14157 P-51D 55 KI-U Franklin Lt. Dewey R
44-14198 P-51D 55 KI-W Cavell Capt. Everett W
44-14198 P-51D 55 KI-W Tennant Capt. John H
44-14238 P-51D 79 MC-S Reckweig Lt. Robert M Jr
44-14253 P-51D 55 KI-P Low Lt.Col. Martin L Mighty Low
44-14253 P-51D 55 KI-P Michel Capt. Douglas Li'l Eva
44-14269 P-51D 77 LC-Y Flamme De Pusuit Lost 28 Sept 44 - Lt. Kenneth M Geiger POW 9230
44-14319 P-51D 55 KI-M Leon Lt. Jack D Mary Jo Lost in this a/c 14 Feb 45 - KIA 12326
44-14319 P-51D 55 KI-M McKeon Maj. Joseph T Olivia De
44-14330 P-51D 55 KI-F Kier Capt. Edward L See 44-14430
44-14331 P-51D 55 KI- Lost 7 Oct 44 - Lt. Robert C Brown POW 9256
44-14337 P-51D 79 MC-R Beschen Capt. Darrell A Wildarclif III / Bridget's Bunnion
44-14337 P-51D 79 MC-R Rau Col. Harold J Gentle Annie
44-14349 P-51D 79 MC-H Pubentz Capt. Robert L Jeanie Marie Lost in France 14 Dec 44 - pilot ?
44-14365 P-51D 79 MC-E Barnard Lt. Donald M Corky a/c crashed on training flight 23 July 45 - Lt. R. Crawford
44-14365 P-51D 79 MC-E Bullers Lt. Walter E Bud's Comet a/c to Barnard
44-14365 P-51D 79 MC-E Daniel Capt. Thomas J Danny Boy a/c to Bullers
44-14378 P-51D 77 LC-A Adams Lt. Louis W Hookin' Bull
44-14378 P-51D 77 LC-A McLary Maj. Maurice R Murph Lost 1 Nov 44 - Lt. Denis J Alison KIA 10236
44-14404 P-51D 77 LC-E Hambelton Capt. Ted P Ex 354th FG
44-14430 P-51D 55 KI-F Bowman Capt. Ralph I
44-14430 P-51D 55 KI-F Kier Capt. Edward L See 44-14330
44-14692 P-51D 77 LC-Y Piatkiewicz Lt. H My Rosie
44-14692 P-51D 77 LC-I
44-14693 P-51D 77 LC-G Price Maj. Jack C Feather Merchant 5th
44-14744 P-51D 77 LC-E Drozd Lt. W Skinny
44-14744 P-51D 77 LC-E Gustke Lt.Col. Russell F
44-14749 P-51D 55 KI-X Mansker Capt. Joseph L
44-14822 P-51D 77 LC-A Gilbertson Maj. Merle J Sad Sack
44-14823 P-51D 77 LC-F Jones Capt. Reps D Miss Miami
44-14824 P-51D 77 LC-P Slanker Capt. Edward The Butcher Boy
44-14824 P-51D 77 LC-P Happy Helen
44-14843 P-51D 77 LC-D Montgomery Col. Robert P Gumpy
44-14843 P-51D 77 LC-G Schallo Capt. Philip L Balls of Fire
44-14844 P-51D 79 MC-D Dufresne Lt. Robert E Joyce III a/c force-landed 26 Feb 45 - Capt. J. K. Taylor
44-14844 P-51D 79 MC-O
44-14870 P-51D 55 KI-N Lost 10 Dec 44 - Lt. Everrett T Urbanski KIA 10857
44-14880 P-51D 55 KI-H Cosgriff Capt. Edward H Jr Frisco Belle
44-14891 P-51D 77 LC-O Nichols Maj. Merle B Wilda
44-14975 P-51D 77 LC-K Murrell Lt. Robert E Lost in this a/c 19 Feb 45 - KIA 12498
44-14996 P-51D 77 LC-K Hall Capt. Glen R Nancy
44-15018 P-51D 55 KI-O Neidy Lt. Dewey L
44-15018 P-51D 55 KI-G
44-15049 P-51D 79 MC-A Ingebrigsten Lt. Mel "Ingy" Miss U Louise
44-15049 P-51D 79 MC-P Schwartz Lt. Albert P Able Mabel
44-15065 P-51D 55 KI-W
44-15078 P-51D 55 KI-B Peterburs Lt. Joseph A Josephine Lost in this a/c 10 April 45 - POW 13776