357th Fighter Group

The Yoxford Boys

Station

Leiston

Station Callsigns

Earlduke

Group Callsigns

Rightfield to 22 April ’44 then:
Dryden (A Group)
Silas (B Group)
Eyesight (C Group)
(No Squadron Callsigns in C Group)

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362nd Fighter Squadron

Code:
G4
Callsign:
  • Judson to 22 April '44 then:
  • Dollar (A Group)
  • Rowntree (B Group)

363rd Fighter Squadron

Code:
B6
Callsign:
  • Chamber to 22 April '44 then:
  • Cement (A Group)
  • Diver (B Group)

364th Fighter Squadron

Code:
C5
Callsign:
  • Cowdy to 22 April '44 then:
  • Greenhouse (A Group)
  • Hawkeye (B Group)

Total Records: 463

Serial No Type Squad Sqd Code Pilot Rank/Given Names Markings Comments MACR
42-103286 P-51C 363 B6-R Michaely Lt. William D Lost in this a/c 21 May 44 - POW 4997
42-103309 P-51C 363 B6-O Overstreet Lt. William B Berlin Express
42-103348 P-51C 364 C5-O Hermanson Lt. Harry H Daddy's Pet
42-103348 P-51C 364 C5-M Nowlin Lt. Hollis R "Bud" Vicious Viv Lost in landing accident Leiston 20 July 44 - Lt. Dwaine A Sandborn
42-103359 P-51C 362 G4-I Crash landing Leiston 8 June 44 - Lt. James H Sehl
42-103372 P-51C 362 G4-J Hood Lt. Aubrey O Texas Fire Fly
42-103389 P-51C 364 C5-M Jenkins Lt. Joseph M Geechee Gal Lost 24 May 44 - Lt. Jenkins KIA 5109
42-103502 P-51C 364 C5-Z Sumner Lt. Charles D Bat Cave (L) Pride of the Yanks (R) Named for home town Bat Cave NC. (R) was prize for GI fund raising competition.
42-103601 P-51C 364 C5-C Salsman Lt. John Mazie R Taxi accident Leiston in this a/c 24 July 44
43-25039 P-51C 364 C5-K Fecher Lt. Louis Li'l Kitten
44- P-51D 363 B6-A Gailer Lt. Frank L Jr. Jeesil Peesil Mommy
44- P-51D 362 G4- Gates Maj. Thomas L Angel Puss II
44- P-51D 362 G4- Harris Lt. Ollie E Jr. Wanda Lee
44- P-51D 364 C5-B Hatala Capt. Paul R "Shorty"
44- P-51D 362 G4- Hewit Lt. Norton M Shack Rat
44- P-51D 364 C5- McKinney Capt. Thomas Round Trip Jr.
44- P-51D 363 B6- Miller Lt. John A Shady Lady
44- P-51D 363 B6-O Overstreet Lt. William B Berlin Express (L) Artwork - Winged Mustang (R) Possibly 44-15035 before becoming Alice Marie II
44- P-51D 363 B6- Wood Lt. Lawrence D "Dale", "Woody" Cobber II
44- P-51D 364 C5- Buzz Buggy Force landed in Belgium 16 April '44 due to engine failure - Lt. William W Foard returned
44- P-51D 364 C5- Manthos Capt. Atlee G Mary Alice II - Mad Pappy Mary Alice was his wife, Pappy his nickname.
44-11165 P-51D 364 C5-J Haydon Lt. Edward R Lady Nelda Lost in this a/c 20 Jan 45 - Lt. - POW 11868
44-11190 P-51D 362 G4-Q Sublett Maj. John L Lady Ovella Lost 21 May 45 - Lt. Alfred W Bierweiler KITA
44-11198 P-51D 362 G4-X Mooney Capt. William H Jr. Libby B Lost in this a/c 24 Dec 44 - Murdered by civilian. 11329
44-11224 P-51D 364 C5-C LePore Lt. Rocco R Pretty Pat Written of in crash landing @ Leiston 1 Jan 45
44-11331 P-51D 363 B6-A Gailer Lt. Frank L Jr. Expectant Lost in this a/c 27 Nov 44 - POW 10473
44-13316 P-51D 362 G4-C Carson Maj. Leonard K "Kit" Nooky Booky II
44-13316 P-51D 362 G4-C Conlin Lt. Raymond T "Ted" Olivia de H a/c from Carson
44-13318 P-51D 364 C5-N Braley Lt. Byron K B.K's Battle Buggy a/c from Hayes.
44-13318 P-51D 364 C5-N Hayes Lt.Col. Thomas L Jr "Tommy" Frenesi Named from popular song title
44-13334 P-51D 362 G4-U Danner Lt. Eldrid Buffalo Belle (R)
44-13334 P-51D 362 G4-U Murphy Capt. Alva C Bite Me a/c from Williams then to Danner
44-13334 P-51D 362 G4-U Williams Capt. Calvert Wee Wilie II a/c to Murphy
44-13345 P-51D 364 C5-I Burtner Lt. Charles E Mary Ann Bar over I. Lost in this a/c 25 Aug 44 - Interned in Sweden 7947
44-13388 P-51D 363 B6-W Currie Lt. William J Super X
44-13388 P-51D 363 B6-W Graham Col. Donald W Bodacious
44-13388 P-51D 363 B6-Z Pielich Lt. Peter Peter Beater Ex B6-W. Crashed Leiston 3 Apr 45 - Lt. Peter Pielich
44-13408 P-51D 364 C5-Q Dregne Col. Irwin H Bobbie Jeanne (L) Ah Fung Goo II (R) Bobbie (sic) Jean was wife & daughter. Ah Fung Goo chosen by c.c. NOTE the spelling reverted to "Bobby" on his P-51K
44-13517 P-51D 362 G4-O Becker Capt. Robert H Sebastian Jr. (L & R)
44-13518 P-51D 363 B6-D Hiro Maj. Edwin W Horse's Itch Lost in this a/c 19 Sept 44 - KIA 8796
44-13522 P-51D 363 B6-G O'Brien Capt. William R Billy's Bitch (L & R) Reassigned to Kenney.
44-13522 P-51D 363 B6-O Kenney Lt. Harold M Little Girl (L & R) Lost 17 Aug 44 - Lt. Kenney evaded. 8127
44-13543 P-51D 364 C5-H Fandray Lt. Robert J Just Right Lost in this a/c 18 Sept 44 - KIA 8795
44-13543 P-51D 364 C5-A Prune Picker Reassigned to Fandray as C5-H
44-13545 P-51D 364 C5-I
44-13546 P-51D 364 C5-R Storch Lt.Col. John A The Shillelagh Lost 5 Dec 44 - Capt. Herman R Zetterquist POW 10809
44-13546 P-51D 364 C5-R Pappy's Answer
44-13552 P-51D 362 G4-T Smith Capt. Fred C
44-13552 P-51D 364 C5-Y Pizda
44-13558 P-51D 362 G4-B Mace Capt. Harvey Sweet Helen II Named after wife