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
42-26271 P-47D 360 PI-L Leathers Capt. Wayne E Involved in MAC this a/c on 12 Aug 44
42-26271 P-47D 360 PI-Y Lost 12 Aug 44 - Lt. Herbert P Causer - Evaded 7613
42-26272 P-47D 361 QI-M Wiggins Capt. Howard E Angel Eyes Lost 9 Aug 44 - Lt. Robert E Rogers - Evaded 7614
42-26275 P-47D 361 QI-J Baylor Capt. Melvin W A/c from Drake.
42-26275 P-47D 361 QI-J Drake Lt. Wilford D Joy Ann A/c to Baylor
42-26283 P-47D 359 OC-
42-26289 P-47D 360 PI-N Mercer Lt. Durwood B Georgia's Best Lost 4 Nov 44 - F/O. Willard W Royer KIA 10242
42-26309 P-47D 359 OC- Landing accident 12 Nov 44 @ Stansted - Lt. Vance C Harney Jr.
42-26309 P-47D 360 PI-N Mercer Lt. Durwood B Georgia's Best Crash-landed Martlesham Heath 31 Aug 44 - Lt. Carlton L Welch
42-26322 P-47D 360 PI-W Crump Capt. Jack W "Wild Bill" Jackie
42-26331 P-47D 359 OC-G Richason Capt. Lee F Slightly Dangerous
42-26399 P-47D -
42-26415 P-47D 360 PI-T Tukey Col. Philip E Jr. Judy
42-26428 P-47D 361 QI-Y To 354 FG 9th AF
42-26451 P-47D 361 QI-Y Kovacs Lt. Elmer A
42-26457 P-47D 361 QI-L Thwaites Capt. David F "Dave" Polly (L & R) see 42-76457
42-26459 P-47D 361 QI-N Morgan Capt. Frank A Portland Rose (L&R) To 405 FG 509 FS 9th AF
42-26532 P-47D 359 OC-Q
42-26534 P-47D 361 QI-R Thorne Maj. James H Artwork - Cherub peeing from clouds
42-26534 P-47D 361 QI-M Wiggins Capt. Howard E Lost 18 Sept 44 - Capt. Reginald C McDowell Evaded
42-26549 P-47D -
42-26553 P-47D 360 PI-V Vogt Maj. John W Jr. Jersey Mosquito
42-26557 P-47D 359 OC-N Griswold Capt. James B Lonesome Lee II
42-26563 P-47D 360 PI-W Knapp Lt. Lester W Knapp Sack Lost in this a/c 12 Aug 44 - KIA 7615
42-26565 P-47D 360 PI-U Green Lt. Shirley J Lone Star Lady Named for Hometown Aransas Pass, TX. Lost in this a/c 18 July 44 - KIMAC
42-26576 P-47D 359 OC-B Tarbutton Capt. Jean D
42-26576 P-47D 359 OC-C Tarbutton Capt. Jean D Vee-T To 365 FG 9th AF
42-26578 P-47D -
42-26579 P-47D 360 PI-X Bluhm Capt. Roy B Jr. Texas Lady Taxi accident Martlesham Heath 21 Oct 44 - Lt. Clyde M Taylor
42-26630 P-47D 361 QI-A Kahle Lt. Dayne Abandoned on Continent 11 Oct 44
42-26630 P-47D 361 QI-A Waller Lt.Col. William III
42-26649 P-47D 361 QI-B Bomberger Capt. Amos H II Miss Carriage To 367 FG 9th AF
42-26649 P-47D 361 QI-B Swift Lt. Blayne A
42-26651 P-47D 361 QI-U Korhorn Capt. Evert
42-26651 P-47D 361 QI-U Upp Capt. Ronald J
42-26683 P-47D 360 PI-C Mugsy Lost 9 Sept 44 - Lt. Robert M Leidy KIA 8655
42-26851 P-47D 359 OC-E Kennedy Lt.Col. William J
42-26851 P-47D 359 OC-E Meholic Capt. James J
42-27314 P-47D 360 PI-
42-28283 P-47D 360 PI-Q Withers Capt. Raymond R Kathleen Ann Name from Pilot & C.C. wives respectively
42-28404 P-47D 361 QI-F
42-28472 P-47D 360 PI-D Fletcher Capt. Westwood H Jr Podunk III Lost 17 Sept 44 - Lt. Westwood H Fletcher - Evaded 8800
42-28583 P-47D 360 PI-Q
42-28583 P-47D 361 QI-N
42-28585 P-47D 359 OC-
42-28664 P-47D 360 PI-B Barnhart Capt. Robert E Squirt
42-28675 P-47D 359 OC-R Rann Maj. Richard A
42-28699 P-47D -
42-28792 P-47D 361 QI-R Cochran Lt. Paul R a/c from Cooper
42-28792 P-47D 361 QI-R Cooper Lt.Col James M