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
44-14816 P-51D 362 G4-E Shea Lt. Joseph E My Bonnie II Issued at Neubiberg. Ex 353rd FG YJ-B
44-14819 P-51D 362 G4-B Robinson Lt. Joseph L Big Stud Bar over B. From 352 FG post war.
44-14820 P-51D 362 G4-H Kirla Maj. John A "Big John" Spook Per Morris - AW2
44-14849 P-51D 362 G4-D Boch Lt. Oliver W "Al" Gash Hound name retained from Pelon
44-14849 P-51D 362 G4-D Pelon Lt. Paul A "Pete" Gash Hound ? "Destitute Prostitute"
44-14868 P-51D 364 C5-T Peterson Maj. Richard A "Pete" Hurry Home Honey a/c to Wright
44-14868 P-51D 364 C5-ZZ Wright Lt. Roland R Mormon Mustang a/c from Peterson
44-14884 P-51D 364 C5-Q Breen Lt. Noel Baby Jo Crash-landed this a/c nr. Leiston 9 Feb 45
44-14884 P-51D 364 C5-Q Moorhouse Lt. Hugh Baby Jane
44-14888 P-51D 363 B6-Y Yeager Maj. Charles E "Chuck" Glamorous Glen III a/c named affter wife. Became Melodys Answer
44-14888 P-51D 363 B6-Y Melody's Answer Lost 2 March 45 - F/O. Patrick L Mallione KIA 12869
44-14896 P-51D 362 G4-C Carson Maj. Leonard K "Kit" Nooky Booky III
44-14900 P-51D 364 C5-B Hatala Capt. Paul R "Shorty" Nellie Jean Lost 17 April 45 - Lt. James C Monahan POW 13926
44-14937 P-51D 363 B6-P Browning Capt. James W "Jim" Gentleman Jim
44-14937 P-51D 363 B6-X Currie Lt. William J Super~X (L) Marjie's Man (R) a/c from Browning
44-14937 P-51D 363 B6-X Miller Lt. Clifford W 'Til Then (L) Marjie's Man (R) a/c from Currie post-war.
44-14973 P-51D 362 G4-A a/c from 356th FG - ex PI-D
44-14976 P-51D 363 B6-T Force-landed A-39 30 Dec 44 - Lt. Peter Pielich
44-14977 P-51D 363 B6-Y Ofsthun Lt. Carroll W The Count "The Count" = cartoon character from "Yank" & "Stars & Stripes"
44-14993 P-51D 362 G4-
44-15### P-51D 363 B6-J McGee Maj. Donald C Whole Hawg Serial # given - 44-15888 is not P-51 serial
44-15026 P-51D 364 C5-U Karger Lt. Dale E Cathy Mae (L) Karger's Dollie (R) Lost 10 Jan 45 - Lt. Frederick C McCall KIA 11528
44-15035 P-51D 363 B6-O Carr Lt. Edward J Alice Marie II (L&R) Re-coded from B6-N
44-15035 P-51D 363 B6-N Alice Marie II (L&R) Re-coded to B6-O
44-15084 P-51D 364 C5-I Crash-landed Chievres A-84 9 Mar 45 - Lt. Merle F Cedoz
44-15113 P-51D 362 G4-R Gilbert Lt. William T Wanderin' Willie Jr.
44-15161 P-51D 363 B6- Joyce / Diane Lost 2 March 45 - Lt. Matthew Crawford KIA 12668
44-15266 P-51D 364 C5-Y Bank Lt. Raymond M Fire Ball Lost in this a/c 2 March 45 - POW 12867
44-15267 P-51D 362 G4-M Frey Lt. Jesse R Ain't Misbehavin' Reassigned to Gordon
44-15267 P-51D 362 G4-M Gordon Lt. Edwin A Ain't Misbehavin' Reassigned from Frey, a/c nickname retained
44-15370 P-51D 363 B6-X Dunlop Lt. William R Jr. Sally Anne III Lost in this a/c 14 Jan 45 - POW 11870
44-15385 P-51D 363 B6-K Roberts Lt. Warner P Mary E
44-15398 P-51D 364 C5-F
44-15421 P-51D 362 G4-Z Duncan Lt. John F
44-15422 P-51D 363 B6-F Bochkay Maj. Donald H Artwork - Winged Ace of Clubs Take-off crash Leiston 15 Feb 45 - Lt. John C Casey
44-15504 P-51D 363 B6-T Landing accident Leiston 3 Feb 45 - Lt. Peter Pielich
44-15527 P-51D 362 G4-J Behling Lt. George A Jr. Chi-Lassie Chi = hometown of Chicago. Lost in this a/c 14 Jan 45 - POW 11871
44-15529 P-51D 363 B6-D Kyle Lt. Frank A Pony's Express Named after his wife's nickname "Pony"
44-15571 P-51D 362 G4-B Ziebell Lt. John A Landing accident Leiston in this a/c 1 Feb 45
44-15607 P-51D 362 G4-S Bussard Lt. Jack O Li'l Mary
44-15607 P-51D 362 G4-S Ticket to Lorraine
44-15613 P-51D 364 C5-Z
44-15620 P-51D 362 G4-A Lost 24 Dec 44 - Lt. William T Gilbert Jr. KIA 11250
44-15630 P-51D 363 B6-L Zarnke Lt. Glenwood A Junior Miss Lost 9 Feb 45 - Capt. James W Browning KIMCA 12172
44-15660 P-51D 364 C5-A Foard Lt. William W Swamp Fox Named for S. Carolina (home state) patriot of War of Independence.
44-15687 P-51D 362 G4-S Caster Lt. Clarence R The Whistler
44-63164 P-51D 364 C5-R Storch Lt.Col. John A The Shillelagh
44-63168 P-51D 363 B6-C Bowles Lt. Paul N Mountaineer
44-63195 P-51D 362 G4-N Van Fleet Lt. Amos E Fritz Fritz was pet name for his wife Frances.
44-63195 P-51D 362 G4-K Potter Lt. Richard I "Rip" Marymae