352nd Fighter Group

The Bluenosed Bastards of Bodney

Station

Bodney 8 July 1943 to 3 November 1945
(Asche & Chievres between 23 Dec. ’44 & 13 Apr. ’45)

Station Callsigns

Speedboat (Beachhouse from April 1945)

Group Callsigns

Hatfield to 22 April ’44 then:
Topsy (A Group) (Packload from April ’45)
Bearskin (B Group)
Cloister (C Group)
(No Squadron Callsigns in C Group

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328th Fighter Squad

Code:
PE
Callsign:
  • Turndown to 22 April '44 then:
  • Ditto (A Group)
  • Tarmac (B Group)

486th Fighter Squadron

Code:
PZ
Callsign:
  • Handspun to 22 April '44 then:
  • Angus (A Group)
  • Rocket (B Group)

487th Fighter Squadron

Code:
HO
Callsign:
  • Crownprince to 22 April '44 then:
  • Transport (A Group)
  • Vicar (B Group)

Total Records: 527

Serial No Type Squad Sqd Code Pilot Rank/Given Names Markings Comments MACR
42-103792 P-51C 487 HO-N Lost in MAC 18 June 44 - Lt. Robert S Daughtery KIFA
42-103801 P-51C 328 PE-F Middleton Lt. George Worra Bird (L) 3rd Baser (R)
42-103801 P-51C 328 PE-F Worra Bird (L) 3rd Baser (R) Take-off accident Chievres 10 March 45
44- P-51D 487 HO- Goebel Lt. Anthony Miss Genny Cloud
44- P-51D 486 PZ-H Harker Capt. Chester V "Chet" Cile IV / Luck of the Irish
44- P-51D 486 PZ-H Harker Capt. Chester V "Chet" Cile V / Luck of the Irish
44- P-51D 486 PZ- Miller Lt. Robert J Larry D
44- P-51D 328 PE- Ridge Lt. Robert W Peg - Pat I
44- P-51D 486 PZ-W Stoll Lt. Marvin B Emily B a/c to Wilkerson
44- P-51D 328 PE-U Welch Lt. William B Edwina
44- P-51D 328 PE-G Whiting Lt. Edmund J Helen
44- P-51D 486 PZ-W Wilkerson Lt. Donald A Emily B a/c from Stoll
44- P-51D 486 PZ-W Wilkerson Lt. Donald A Jeannie
44- P-51D 486 PZ- Wittekiend Lt. Kenneth Millie
44- P-51D 328 PE-C Zimms Lt. David Stinky II
44- P-51D 487 HO- Joyce
44- P-51D 328 PE- Dyke Lt. Samuel E Captain Marvel
44-11### P-51D 328 PE-K Redmond Lt. Thomas M Peg
44-11153 P-51D 328 PE-D Clark Lt. Glenn R Jr. Mom & Dad II (L) Doris (R) Promised parents he'd name his first a/c after them. Lost in this a/c 2 Nov 44 - POW 10239
44-11226 P-51D 328 PE-Y White Capt. Henry "Hank" Dallas Darling (L&R)
44-11229 P-51D 328 PE-M Mitchell Lt. Raymond Carol (Not painted on this a/c) Lost 19 April 45 - Lt. John F Reiners KIFA
44-11330 P-51D 487 HO-M Littge Capt. Raymond H E Pluribus Unum Reassigned to Cole.
44-11330 P-51D 487 HO-J Cole F/O Charles E Joanie Named for his wife. A/c from Littge.
44-13320 P-51D 328 PE- Lost 18 July 44 - Lt. James A Burr KIA 6782
44-13321 P-51D 487 HO-N Nutter Capt. Marion J Sexshunate Name is pun on Sec.8 Reassigned from Preddy. 13860
44-13321 P-51D 487 HO-P Preddy Maj. George. E Jr. "Ratsy" Cripes A' Mighty 3rd Reassigned to Nutter.
44-13321 P-51D 487 HO-N Reading Lt. Francis C Sexshunate Reassigned from Nutter. Lost 16 April 45 - Lt. Walter Padden KIA
44-13331 P-51D 487 HO- Lost 28 June 44 due to engine fire - Lt. George C Armstrong bailed safely
44-13335 P-51D 487 HO-D Diamond Lt. Walker G Twyla Sue
44-13338 P-51D 486 PZ-H Force landed 1 sept 44 - Lt. Howard R Combs Jr.
44-13343 P-51D 328 PE-S Semon Lt. Richard F Ding Bat From 55th FG.
44-13361 P-51D 487 HO-W Goodwin Lt. Donald C Lost 21 Mar 45 Chievres - Lt. Edwin E Pryer KIFA
44-13362 P-51D 486 PZ-F Paulsen Lt. Eugene A Sweet Bet a/c from Freeman and to Jones
44-13362 P-51D 486 PZ-F Freeman Lt. Cecil M Sleepy Chicken a/c to Paulson
44-13362 P-51D 486 PZ-O Jones Lt. Fred R Lost in this a/c 24 Feb 45 - KIA by friendly fire. 12623
44-13362 P-51D 486 PZ-R Rauk Capt. Lloyd A "Rocky" A/C to Freeman
44-13384 P-51D 487 HO-C Creamer Lt. Richard W Joyce
44-13395 P-51D 486 PZ-M Mason Col. Joseph L This Is It Lost 29 July 44 - Maj. Gustav E "Gus" Lundquist POW 7579
44-13398 P-51D 486 PZ-J Jackson Maj. Willie O Jr. "Willie O" Lost 17 Aug 44 - Lt. William H Reese - Evaded 8134
44-13398 P-51D 486 PZ-R Rauk Capt. Lloyd A "Rocky" Rauk-et
44-13401 P-51D 328 PE-L Cesky Capt. Charles J Diann Ruth II Named for Daughter
44-13406 P-51D 328 PE-E Chesser Lt. Alvin J Bama Rebel a/c from Edwards
44-13406 P-51D 328 PE-E Edwards Lt.Col. John C Barbara M 4th From 487th HO-E a/c to Chesser
44-13406 P-51D 487 HO-E Edwards Lt.Col. John C Barbara M 4th Took this a/c to 328 Squadron to PE-E (21 July 44)
44-13530 P-51D 487 HO-A Wittekiend Lt. Kenneth F Millie Reassigned from Schuh
44-13530 P-51D 487 HO-A Arnold Lt. George C Babylon Panther a/c to Schuh
44-13530 P-51D 487 HO-A Schuh Lt. Duerr N "H" Duchess a/c from Arnold
44-13533 P-51D 328 PE-U Cast Lt. Fred A Eileen 1st From Zellner (serial shown as 44-13553 BBB)
44-13533 P-51D 328 PE-U Zellner Lt. Edmund We Three Name means his echo, his shadow and himself.
44-13547 P-51D 487 HO-E Ellison Capt. Charles E