356th Fighter Group

Station

Martlesham Heath 5 October 1943 to 2 November 1945

Station Callsigns

Recount

Group Callsigns

Soundwave to 22 April ’44 then:
Lampshade (A Group)
Notebook (B Group)
Seaweed (C Group)
(No Squadron Callsigns in C Group)

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359th Fighter Squadron

Code:
OC
Callsign:
  • Beachhouse to 22 April '44 then:
  • Farmhouse (A Group)
  • Bucket (B Group)

360th Fighter

Code:
PI
Callsign:
  • Plaster to 22 April '44 then:
  • Vortex (A Group)
  • Deansgate (B Group)

361st Fighter Squadron

Code:
QI
Callsign:
  • Molecat to 22 April '44 then:
  • Chinwag (A Group)
  • Webber (B Group)

Total Records: 599

Serial No Type Squad Sqd Code Pilot Rank/Given Names Markings Comments MACR
42-26665 360 PI-Y
41-6575 P-47C - The Old Man w/w hack at Martlesham. No unit markings carried.
41-6580 P-47C 361 QI-P squadron hack.
P-47D 360 PI- Adams Lt. Charles W Frances' Favorite Named for mother Frances Adams
P-47D 360 PI-L Bluhm Capt. Roy B Jr. Texas Lady
P-47D 360 PI-Y Borelli Capt. Bernard Jersey Panic
P-47D 360 PI-M Carlson Capt. Donald D The Thundering Three
P-47D 360 PI-B Cook Capt. James R Quirk's Dark Horse Named for girl friend - Mary Jane Quirk
P-47D 360 PI-B Cook Capt. James R Quirk's Dark Horse II Named for girl friend - Mary Jane Quirk
P-47D 359 OC- Easley Capt. Preston W The Virginia Squire
P-47D 360 PI-E Ellington Capt. Bertrum E
P-47D 360 PI-D Fletcher Capt. Westwood H Jr Podunk
P-47D 360 PI-D Fletcher Capt. Westwood H Jr Podunk II
P-47D 360 PI- Green Lt. Shirley J Lone Star Lady Named from home - Aransas Pass TX.
P-47D 360 PI- Johnson Lt. William E Jr. Kitten Name is pet name for wife
P-47D 360 PI-W Knapp Lt. Lester H Knapp Sack
P-47D 360 PI-K Krieger Maj. Andrew E Jr. Fancy Nancy
P-47D 360 PI- Maxwell Lt. Wallace G Adolph's Horror
P-47D 360 PI- McCullough Lt. Philip E Big Dick Named for father Richard McCullough
P-47D 360 PI- Niemi Capt. Albert V The Cape Codder Name from hometown - Cape Cod
P-47D 361 QI-V Racine Lt. Rolland W "Hambone"
P-47D 360 PI- Romine Lt. Jack T Black Jack
P-47D 360 PI-S Russell Capt. Francis M Buckeye Bullet
P-47D 360 PI-L Vitali Capt. Chester A Dedham Dreadnought Name from hometown - Dedham
P-47D 360 PI-S Madelyn & Marge
P-47D 360 PI- Beachcomber
P-47D 361 QI- Flak Happy
P-47D 359 OC-P Spoiled Brat
P-47D 360 PI-O Pleasant Capt. Edward W Franny Boy / Mayor of Turner Falls Named for his brother.
42- P-47D 359 OC-H Cooley Capt. Warren C Lonesome Pole-Cat
42-22461 P-47D 361 QI-N Transferred out on day of receipt.
42-22468 P-47D 361 QI-Z Transferred out on day of receipt.
42-22469 P-47D 360 PI- Old Master Lost 9 Sept 44 - Lt. John H Garlent KIA 8656
42-22479 P-47D 360 PI- From 361FS Lost 23 May 44 Lt. Grant F Moyer KITA
42-22479 P-47D 361 QI-V
42-22488 P-47D 359 OC-F
42-22517 P-47D 359 OC-U Ogden Capt. Harold A Eager Eagle
42-22517 P-47D 359 OC-J
42-22520 P-47D 361 QI-N Erickson Lt. Milton F Lost 10 Feb 44 - Lt. Merrill W DeMerit Jr. POW 2163
42-22524 P-47D 359 OC-S Rann Maj. Richard A
42-22524 P-47D 360 PI- Grace Lost 29 Aug 44 - Lt. Thomas D Teel KIA 8316
42-22525 P-47D 361 QI-V Racine Lt. Rolland W "Hambone" Lost in this a/c 11 Jan 44 - KIA 1742
42-22528 P-47D 359 OC-B White Lt.Col. Ernest J Jr.
42-22533 P-47D 361 QI-E Perrin Capt. John P Buggs Bunny
42-22533 P-47D 361 QI-V
42-22534 P-47D 360 PI-
42-22535 P-47D 360 PI-N Withers Capt. Raymond R Kathleen Ann Lost 20 March 44 - F/O. Howard P Maupin Evaded 3394
42-22536 P-47D -
42-22540 P-47D 360 PI-
42-22542 P-47D 360 PI- Lost 30 Dec 43 - F/O. Everett L Brock KIA 1971