339th Fighter Group

Station

Fowlmere 5 April 1944 to 10 October 1945

Station Callsigns

Gaspump

Group Callsigns

Armstrong (A Group)
Student (B Group)
Pretend (C Group)
(No Squadron Callsigns in C Group)

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503rd Fighter Squadron

Code:
D7
Callsign:
  • Beefsteak (A Group)
  • Unique (B Group)

504th Fighter Squadron

Code:
5Q
Callsign:
  • Cockshy (A Group)
  • Gluepot (B Group)

505th Fighter Squadron

Code:
6N
Callsign:
  • Upper (A Group)
  • Slapjack (B Group)

Total Records: 409

Serial No Type Squad Sqd Code Pilot Rank/Given Names Markings Comments MACR
44-14118 P-51D 503 D7-J French Capt. Lloyd J. "Jeff" Rusty
44-14118 P-51D 503 D7-J Frisch Lt. Robert J. Worry Bird Pilot, Serial & Code from Encounter Report 2 March 45.
44-14143 P-51D 503 D7-D Landing accident 20 September 1944 with Lt. Claude D Linger. Reassigned to Lt. Crump as D7-G
44-14143 P-51D 503 D7-G Crump Lt. Alan F Lost 6 Nov 44 in mid-air collision with 44-14898 YF-J of 2SF Capt. Ziegler
44-14153 P-51D 504 5Q-J Caldwell Lt. Merle F. "Bud" The Yankee Kid IV
44-14153 P-51D 504 5Q-J Wood Capt. Robert T. Lost in this a/c 22 Feb 45 - KIA 12687
44-14169 P-51D 504 5Q-
44-14170 P-51D 505 6N-S Olander Capt. Richard B Therese
44-14183 P-51D 504 5Q-N Creswell Lt. Raymond H
44-14185 P-51D -
44-14208 P-51D 504 5Q-L Patty III
44-14239 P-51D 505 6N-J Marts Lt. Jay F Junior (L&R) Bar over J
44-14247 P-51D 503 D7- Lost 23 September 1944 - Lt. Alfred O. Manke POW 9160
44-14287 P-51D 504 5Q- Mead Lt. Charles M Pin Up Girl Lost in this a/c 29 December 1944 - KIA 11453
44-14321 P-51D 504 5Q-I Guernsey Maj Frank D Jr. "B" Barbara (L Canopy Rail)
44-14321 P-51D 504 5Q-I "B" Take off accident 5 February 1945 - Lt. Vernon N Barto
44-14326 P-51D 505 6N- Stewart Lt. Carl R Ticket Home Lost in MAC England 25 Sept 44 Lt. Carl L Stewart uninjured
44-14327 P-51D 503 D7-I To 352nd FG.
44-14372 P-51D 504 5Q-E Everson Capt. Kirke B Jr. Mary Beth
44-14372 P-51D 504 5Q-E Penrose Capt. Richard E. "Slick" Beaver Chant Named from College Football Team Support Chant
44-14372 P-51D 504 5Q-E Craigo Capt. Cecil E Jr.
44-14383 P-51D 505 6N-H Krauss Capt. William H. Umbriago Name is from Jimmy Durante's catchphrase & is Italian for "drunk". Lost 6 Feb 45 - Lt. Gilbert G Palmer KIA
44-14387 P-51D 505 6N-X Starnes Capt. James R. Tar Heel
44-14390 P-51D 503 D7-N Chetneky Lt. Steve J. Hard Luck Jr.(L) Irene (R)
44-14390 P-51D 503 D7-S Chetneky Lt. Steve J. Hardluck Jr. a/c from Erickson. Re-coded to D7-N
44-14390 P-51D 503 D7-S Erickson Lt. Earl E Janie Girl a/c to Chetneky
44-14413 P-51D 505 6N- MAC 25 Sept 44.Lt. Leland M Stoudt baled out safely.
44-14433 P-51D 505 6N-I Graham Lt. Gerald E Mary Lee (L&R) Named for future wife.
44-14433 P-51D 505 6N-I Woolery Lt. James C. Pepper (L&R) Named due to wife's pet name "Pepper" (Mary Romayne Fike)
44-14525 P-51D 503 D7-Z Beavers Capt. Edward H. Jr. Joanie Serial, Code & Pilot confirmed in Encounter Report 18 Nov 44. Lost in this a/c 27 Nov 44 - KIA 10547
44-14525 P-51D 503 D7-P Recoded to D7-Z
44-14542 P-51D 505 6N- Lost 23 September 1944 - Capt. Raymond M. Mitchell POW 9159
44-14554 P-51D 505 6N-I Lost 28 March 1945 - Lt. Ellis E. Hupp Jr. t/o crash - Returned
44-14587 P-51D 503 D7-A Henderson Lt.Col. Harvey E. Pee Wee Peckerwood Serial, Code & Pilot confirmed in Encounter Report 26 Nov 44. Lost 27 Nov 44 - Lt. Felix J Girone KIA 10548
44-14620 P-51D 503 D7-O Transferred
44-14622 P-51D 505 6N-E Robinson Capt. James G. Little One II (L&R) Lost 2 March 1945 - Lt. Harvey F. Howard POW 12844
44-14624 P-51D 505 6N-A
44-14626 P-51D 503 D7-H Hawkins Capt. Anthony G. Sweet Sue Lost in this a/c 31 Dec 44 - KIA 11454
44-14628 P-51D 504 5Q- Crash landed 20 Feb 45 - Lt. Gilbert G Cohen
44-14633 P-51D -
44-14647 P-51D 504 5Q-Z Mason Capt. Clair M. Pedunk
44-14647 P-51D 504 5Q-A Pedunk Lost 20 March 1945 - Capt. Jerome J. Ballard "Jerry" POW 13186
44-14656 P-51D 505 6N-C Gousie Lt. Roland E Dottie Named for his younger sister. Lost in this a/c 15 April 45 - POW 13900
44-14656 P-51D 505 6N-C Thury Lt.Col. Joseph L. Pauline
44-14662 P-51D 505 6N- Transferred
44-14671 P-51D 503 D7-C Shafer Lt.Col. Dale E.Jr. Pilot, Serial & Code confirmed in Encounter Reports 18 Nov & 5 Dec 44
44-14671 P-51D 503 D7-G Involved in MAC 15 May 45 - Capt. Frederick Butler Jr.
44-14672 P-51D 504 5Q-S Orcutt Lt. Leon M Li'l Injun (Louise L Canopy rail) Name believed to be due to part American Indian ancestry
44-14705 P-51D 505 6N-I Guyton Lt. William R Eileen
44-14705 P-51D 505 6N-W Thieme Lt. Richard G Boomerang! (L&R)