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
44-15083 P-51D 361 QI-F Scheible Maj. Wilbur R "Will, Scheib"
44-15089 P-51D 361 QI-Q Cox Lt. Raymond J Li'l Joe
44-15094 P-51D 361 QI-A Wiggins Capt. Howard E "Pete" Angel Eyes III Named for his wife Edith (nee Rowe)
44-15094 P-51D 361 QI-A Burden Lt. Rex R The Strat O Liner a/c from Wiggins
44-15097 P-51D 361 QI-J Baylor Capt. Melvin W La Belle Mus Prang
44-15098 P-51D 361 QI-V Bowers Lt. James A Lost 20 Nov 44 - Lt. Louis B Runyan KIA 10299
44-15101 P-51D 361 QI-I Cope Lt. Robert E a/c from Faison
44-15101 P-51D 361 QI-I Faison Capt. Edward L
44-15101 P-51D 360 PI- Crashed 16 Jan 45 - Capt. Jack T Romine
44-15109 P-51D 361 QI-P Gansberg Capt. Raymond H
44-15109 P-51D 361 QI-P Ray Capt. Vincent S Shirley Vee
44-15114 P-51D 360 PI-B Gleason Lt. Robert S Arasa & Jeff
44-15114 P-51D 360 PI-B Cook Lt. Thomas A Akron Angel
44-15115 P-51D 360 PI-V Wood Lt. Col. James N Naughty Nordie
44-15118 P-51D 361 QI-D Lost 5 Dec 44 - Capt. Raymond H Gansberg KIA 10811
44-15133 P-51D 360 PI- Lost 25 Nov 44 - Lt. James A DesJardins KIA 10472
44-15138 P-51D 359 OC-Y Gohsler Lt. Harry R Hair-Breath Harry Crash-landed 11 March 45 - Lt. Clarence L Walters
44-15139 P-51D 361 QI-L Jarvis Lt. William C
44-15149 P-51D 360 PI-Y Paquet Lt. Adolph A Virgy Lost 22 Feb 45 - Lt. Alden S Thomas POW 12690
44-15149 P-51D 360 PI-M Carlson Capt. Donald D Ginny II a/c to Paquet
44-15152 P-51D 361 QI-T Lindsay Lt. John C Dixie Rambler II (a/c from Strait)
44-15152 P-51D 361 QI-T Strait Maj. Donald J "Don" Jersey Jerk Name from hometown Verona N.J.
44-15164 P-51D 360 PI-P Lost 30 June 45 - Lt. William C Boucek KIFA
44-15169 P-51D 361 QI-R Cooper Lt.Col. James M Lost 5 Dec 44 - Lt. Ben B Barnes KIA 10810
44-15170 P-51D 361 QI-X Harrop Lt. John O
44-15177 P-51D 359 OC-L Murtishaw Lt. George C
44-15177 P-51D 359 OC-L Crum Lt. Glenn Koyli Renee Reassigned to Murtishaw
44-15181 P-51D 359 OC-H Stone Lt. Richard J Lost in this a/c 20 July 45 - KIFA
44-15181 P-51D 359 OC-H Cooley Lt. Warren C Reassigned to Stone
44-15183 P-51D 359 OC-V Baker Lt. James B Jr. Bama Baby - Marilyn
44-15185 P-51D 359 OC-D Sonnier Lt. Lucien O T-Lou a/c named after girlfriend. Bailed safely from this a/c 1 mar 45 due to engine fire.
44-15189 P-51D 360 PI-B Barnhart Capt. Robert E Margie Darling
44-15189 P-51D 360 PI-B Charlton Lt. James G Virgie Mae
44-15193 P-51D 359 OC- Lost 24 dec 44 - Lt. Arthur Wong Jr. POW 11077
44-15194 P-51D 360 PI-A Nebinger Lt. Edward a/c to Turner
44-15194 P-51D 360 PI-A Turner Lt. Eugene C Dotty
44-15195 P-51D 359 OC-B Childers Maj. Bobby A/c from Russ Withers
44-15195 P-51D 359 OC-B Withers Capt. Raymond R Kathleen Named after wife
44-15199 P-51D 359 OC-T Tucker Capt. Dick F
44-15201 P-51D 359 OC-K Rudd Capt. Edward G Eunie Landing accident Martlesham Heath 8 Apr 45 - Lt. Bruce O McCloskey
44-15203 P-51D 359 OC-X Nazi Hot Foot
44-15208 P-51D 359 OC-
44-15209 P-51D 359 OC-
44-15210 P-51D 360 PI-
44-15211 P-51D 360 PI-K Mauldin Lt. Thurman W Sweet Peay
44-15218 P-51D 360 PI- Ciocchi Lt. Dante G Miss Mary Nel
44-15219 P-51D 359 OC-B Tarbutton Capt. Jean D Lost in this a/c 5 Dec 44 - POW 10851
44-15223 P-51D 359 OC-M Gohsler Lt. Harry R Junie
44-15223 P-51D 359 OC-T Tucker Capt. Dick F
44-15223 P-51D 359 OC- Renee Lost 4 Feb 45 - Lt. Ralph E Odenwald KITA 12170