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
44-13570 P-51D 362 G4-L Little Bev
44-13570 P-51D 363 B6- Little Bev Lost 9 April 45 - Lt. William B Haack POW 13962
44-13573 P-51D 363 B6-V Cleland Flt.Lt. Jack (RNZAF) Isabel III Also said to be coded B
44-13573 P-51D 363 B6-F Bar over F. Crash-landed Leiston 14 Jan 45 - Lt. James E taylor
44-13573 P-51D 363 B6-H Crashl-landed Leiston 18 Apr 45 - Lt. Harlan Q Van Roy
44-13578 P-51D 364 C5-W Winks Lt. Robert P Trusty Rusty
44-13578 P-51D 364 C5-Z Zachariae Lt. Lloyd E Mom Smith's Li'l Angel Named for his fraternity house mother at college
44-13578 P-51D 364 C5-H Lost 29 May 45 - Lt. Manuel K Soo KIFA
44-13578 P-51D 364 C5-Z Sumner Capt. Charles D Bat Cave Named for his Hometown, Batcave, NC. Reassigned to Zachariae.
44-13583 P-51D 364 C5-L Howell Lt. John C Shoo Shoo Baby
44-13586 P-51D 364 C5-T Howell Lt. Horace "Pete" Flak Happy a/c from Peterson then to Kouris
44-13586 P-51D 364 C5-ZZ Kouris Lt. George C Greece Lightning Lost in this a/c 3 Feb 45 - POW 12171
44-13586 P-51D 364 C5-T Peterson Maj. Richard A "Pete" Hurry Home Honey a/c to Howell
44-13596 P-51D 362 G4-S Ankeny Lt. Harry R Betsy (L&R) named for his wife
44-13596 P-51D 362 G4-S Coon Lt. John S Bow Legs
44-13596 P-51D 362 G4-S Sehl Lt. James Naughty Auty!
44-13596 P-51D 362 G4-S Screamin' Demon Lost 18 Nov 44 - Lt. Samuel G Fuller Jr. KIA 10300
44-13621 P-51D 364 C5-X Wasylyk Lt. Stephen Philly-Dillies (L&R) Bar over X
44-13621 P-51D 364 C5-X Allen Lt. Merle F Dee Laura Reassigned to Wasylyk
44-13678 P-51D 364 C5-V Stanley Lt. Morris A Linda J
44-13678 P-51D 364 C5-Y Stanley Lt. Morris A Million Dollar Baby Code letter per Frantic V list.
44-13681 P-51D 363 B6-F Manthos Capt. Atlee G Mary Alice Reassigned from Bochkay. Named for his wife.
44-13681 P-51D 363 B6-F Bochkay Maj. Donald H Artwork - Winged Ace of Clubs
44-13681 P-51D 363 B6-M Emery Lt. Michael R Pat and Mike Reassigned from Manthos and recoded. Crash-landed this a/c Leiston 31 Dec 44
44-13691 P-51D 362 G4-A Roberson Maj. Arval J Passion Wagon + artwork of nude reassigned to Weaver
44-13691 P-51D 362 G4-A Weaver Capt. Charles E "Chuck" Passion Wagon + artwork of nude a/c from Roberson
44-13691 P-51D 364 C5-V Gypsy Previously G4-A Passion Wagon with artwork of nude retained.
44-13698 P-51D 364 C5-J Brown Lt. Kirby M Shady Lady Lost in this a/c 13 Sept 44 - KIA 8654
44-13712 P-51D 363 B6-P Browning Capt. James W "Jim" Gentleman Jim
44-13712 P-51D 363 B6-V Foy Maj. Robert W Reluctant Rebel Lost 10 Aug 44 - Lt. Edward K Simpson Jr. KIA 7778
44-13714 P-51D 363 B6-B Pascoe Capt. Herschel T Desert Rat Lost in this a/c 12 Oct 44 - POW 9500
44-13716 P-51D 363 B6-M Emery Lt. Michael R Pat and Mike Replacement for 44-13681
44-13717 P-51D 363 B6-P
44-13719 P-51D 362 G4-G Wyatt Capt. Howard A Pitter Pat Lost 30 Dec 44 - Lt. Harold D Chandler KIA 11172
44-13735 P-51D 362 G4-H England Capt. John B U've Had It Lost 2 Nov 44 - Lawrence P Giarrizzo KIA
44-13738 P-51D 362 G4-X Schlossberg Capt. John B Joker Lost in crash-landing Leiston 30 Sept 44 - Capt. Howard A Wyatt
44-13741 P-51D 362 G4-G Anderson Lt. Clifford Buddy Boy Lost 19 Sept 44 - Lt. James L Blanchard KIA 8794
44-13745 P-51D 363 B6-C Moore Capt. Robert M Tag Along
44-13745 P-51D 363 B6-C Burnett Lt. Marion E Stinky Lost in this a/c 13 Sept 44 - KIA (killed bailing out) 8700
44-13783 P-51D 364 C5-I Morris Lt. George Bobby Marilyn
44-13783 P-51D 364 C5-M Snedecker Lt. Irving E Rovin' Rhoda (L) 4 Bolts (R) Lost in this a/c 17 April 45 - POW following crash-landing at Ruzyne aerodrome. 13928
44-13801 P-51D 364 C5-M Nowlin Lt. Hollis R "Bud" Lost 19 Sept 44 - Lt. Howard E Moebius - Evaded 8793
44-13815 P-51D 364 C5-H To 364 FG as 5E-V
44-13821 P-51D 364 C5- From 55th FG.
44-13861 P-51D 364 C5-Z Kocher Lt. Donald C Li'l Poopsie (L) 4 Bolts (R) Poopsie was name of his dog back home. 4 bolts referrs to Don & 3 friends at flight school.
44-13861 P-51D 364 C5-P
44-13875 P-51D 364 C5-H Shaw Capt. Robert M
44-13887 P-51D 363 B6-B Sullivan Lt. Francis L Margie May Named for his wife Marjorie May Whitaker. Ex "Little Joe"
44-13887 P-51D 363 B6-B Cannon Lt. Joseph Little Joe
44-13897 P-51D 363 B6-J Peters Capt. Charles K "Daddy Rabbit" Daddy Rabbit