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
42-106755 P-51B 503 D7-T Wolfort Lt. Joseph Lost in this a/c 24 May 1944 KIA 5277
42-106755 P-51B 503 D7-L Re-coded to D7-T
42-106761 P-51B 503 D7-L Serial & Code from Encounter Report 21 June 44. Pilot West
42-106773 P-51B 504 5Q-V Atteberry Lt. Ray N Dinny II Crash-landed Thurleigh 26 May 44 Lt. Edward A Thistlewaite.
42-106781 P-51B 503 D7-D Stillwell Capt. Frank M Serial & Code from Encounter Reports 19 & 21 May 44 Pilot Stephenson & 29 June 44. Pilot Knott
42-106781 P-51B 503 D7-N Serial & Code from Encounter Report 23 Sept 44 flown by Marsh
42-106784 P-51B 505 6N-G Krauss Capt. William H Hotka Damaged 1 Aug 44 - ground crew accident
42-106784 P-51B 505 6N-K
42-106785 P-51B 503 D7-Q Lost 19 May 1944 - Lt. James R. Crockett KIA 4986
42-106789 P-51B 504 5Q-X Langohr Lt. Billy E.
42-106789 P-51B 504 5Q-X Stockman Lt. Hervey S. Fuxum
42-106791 P-51B 503 D7-V Serial & Code from Encounter Report 24 May 44. Pilot Bryan.
42-106791 P-51B 504 5Q- Crash-landed 29 Jan 45 - Lt. Will M Hudson
42-106798 P-51B 503 D7-J Bryan Maj. William E Jr. "Bill" Serial Pilot & Code from Encounter Report 21 May 44
42-106798 P-51B 503 D7-U
42-106799 P-51B 504 5Q-
42-106803 P-51B 503 D7-A Scruggs Maj. Harold W To 359 FG
42-106806 P-51B 505 6N-
42-106807 P-51B 505 6N-L Luper Lt. Arch B Lost in this a/c 7 May 1944 - KIA 4695
42-106809 P-51B 504 5Q-
42-106812 P-51B 505 6N-A Holloway Capt. John G Sniffles II
42-106812 P-51B 503 D7-A To 505 FS
42-106819 P-51B 505 6N-B Larson Maj. Donald A "Don" Mary, Queen Of Scotts lost 13 June 44 Lt. William R Opitz bailed out over UK - injured & returned to ZI
42-106821 P-51B 503 D7-C Whitelaw Capt. Richard S. Lost in this a/c 29 June 44 KIA 6549
42-106828 P-51B 504 5Q- Lost 29 April 1944 - Lt. Ralph W Degner KITA
42-106838 P-51B 504 5Q-A Routt Maj. Bill C FABASCA (Fast As a Bullet And Slick as a Cats Ass). Crash landed 29 May 44.
42-106840 P-51B 503 D7-K Serial & Code from Encounter Report 21 May 44. Pilot Erickson
42-106842 P-51B 504 5Q-C Taxi accident (parked a/c) 12 May 1944. To 505 FS on repair.
42-106842 P-51B 505 6N-M Taxi accident Fowlmere 14 Aug 44 - Capt. Robert W Bloxham
42-106845 P-51B 504 5Q-S Thompson Lt. Ralph P Bad Penny Belly landed this a/c 15 May 44 at Fowlmere.
42-106847 P-51B 504 5Q- Lost 13 June 1944 - Lt. Jack E. Shively KIA 5744
42-106859 P-51B 503 D7-M ? Byers' a/c "Sally"?
42-106863 P-51B 503 D7-B Carter Capt. Walter T "Nip". Mon Petite Named for his wife Marie. Lost in this a/c 21 May 1944 - POW 4987
42-106869 P-51B 503 D7-E Serial & Code from Encounter Report 24 May 44. Pilot Stephenson
42-106882 P-51B 503 D7-V Belly landed 1 May 44 - Capt. Valdee Wyatt
42-106886 P-51B 504 5Q-O Blizzard Lt. Robert V Punkie Crash landed this a/c 10 January 1945
42-106886 P-51B 504 5Q-O Larson Lt. Duane S "Swede" Swede Named from his nickname
42-106889 P-51B 503 D7-P Wyatt Capt. Valdee Serial & Code from Encounter Report 19 May 44. Pilot Folwell. Lost 19 June 1945 - Lt. Robert B Brown KIA 5946
42-106905 P-51B 503 D7- Lost 9 June 1944 - Capt. Nathan T Folwell KIA 5947
42-106907 P-51B 503 D7-U Gerard Capt. Francis R. "Frank" Serial Pilot & Code from Encounter Report 19 May 44. Lost in MAC 27 May 44 Lt. Robert L Dickens Jr. KITA
42-106908 P-51B 504 5Q-T Thistlethwaite Lt. Edward A. Cajun Name due to being from Louisiana. Lost in this a/c 30 May 1944 - POW 5401
42-106909 P-51B HQ 6N-Z McPharlin Maj. Michael G.H. Wee Ginny Lost in this a/c 6 June 1944 KIA 5621
42-106918 P-51B 505 6N-Q Lost 13 August 1944 - Lt. Andrew Sirochman - Evaded 8135
42-106920 P-51B 505 6N-C Landing accident 14 July 44 - Lt. Bernell V Shaw
42-106920 P-51B 505 6N-C Fish Lt. Wesley G. Butch (L&R)
42-106920 P-51B 505 6N-C Thury Lt.Col. Joseph L Pauline
42-106927 P-51B 503 D7-L Lost 7 May 44 Lt. Arthur H Steir bailed out UK
42-106928 P-51B 504 5Q- Lost 6 June 1944 - Lt. Elton J. Brownshadel KIA
42-106933 P-51B 504 5Q-G Cernicky Lt. Melvin L. Jeep
42-106933 P-51B 504 5Q-G Croker Lt. Robert C. Madam Queen Name possibly from "Amos & Andy" Radio Show - Andy's girlfriend = madam queen