4th Fighter Group

The Eagles

Station
Debden 29 September 1942 to 27 July 1945
Station Callsigns

Carman to 22 April ’44 then:
Diction from 23 April ’44

Group Callsigns

Upper to 22 April ’44 then:
Horseback (A Group)
Amber (B Group)
Mascot (C Group)
(No Squadron Callsigns in C Group

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334th Fighter Squadron

Code:
QP
Callsign:
  • Pectin to 16 April '44 then:
  • Cobweb (A Group)
  • Tiffin (B Group)

335th Fighter Squadron

Code:
WD
Callsign:
  • Greenbelt to 16 April '44 then:
  • Caboose (A Group)
  • Supreme (B Group)

336th Fighter Squadron

Code:
VF
Callsign:
  • Shirtblue to 22 April '44 then:
  • Becky (A Group)
  • Ronnie (B Group)

Total Records: 678

Serial No Type Squad Sqd Code Pilot Rank/Given Names Markings Comments MACR
42-7949 P-47D 336 VF- Matthews Lt. Joseph G Shot down in this a/c 16 Aug 43 Evaded
42-7959 P-47D 336 VF-W Goodson Maj. James A "Goody" Artwork - Diving Eagle
42-7968 P-47D 335 WD-U Ellington Capt. Paul M
42-7980 P-47D 334 QP-H Montgomery Maj. Gerald E "Monty" Texas
42-7981 P-47D 334 QP-R Care Capt. Raymond C "Bud" Taxi accident debden 27 July 43
42-8409 P-47D 335 WD-
42-8414 P-47D 335 WD-
42-8457 P-47D 335 WD-
42-8495 P-47D 335 WD-W Ballew Lt. Hubert H Lost in this a/c 6 Feb 44 POW 2142
42-8506 P-47D 335 WD-X Smith Capt. Kenneth G Mark II Recoded to WD-B 19th December '43.
42-8506 P-47D 335 WD-B Smith Capt.Kenneth G Mark II Recoded from WD-X. Lost 30 January '44 - Lt. Edwin R "Sailor" Mead POW 2115
42-8528 P-47D 336 VF-
42-8619 P-47D 334 QP-O Man Made Monster From 353 FG. To 5ERS
42-8641 P-47D 334 QP-I VanEpps Capt. David A Great Dane II Dead sticked this a/c into lashenden 29 Jan 44.
42-8644 P-47D 334 QP-N Morgan Capt. William Brewster "Brew" Lilliput Recoded to QP-U
42-8644 P-47D 334 QP-U Morgan Capt. William Brewster "Brew" Lilliput Lost in this a/c 21 May 43 - POW
42-8659 P-47D 336 VF-T Gentile Capt. Don S "Buckeye" Donnie Boy
42-8675 P-47D 335 WD-E
42-8686 P-47D 334 QP-O Battle damage 10th February 1944.
P-51B 334 QP-I Biel Lt. Hipolitus Thomas "Hypo" Per Fry
P-51B 334 QP-M Boretsky Lt. Clarence L Meg
P-51B 336 VF-F Hunt Lt. Gilbert W "Mike" Judy
42-106429 P-51B 335 WD-W Jennings Lt. Harry E Judy IV Lost in this a/c 24 May 44 - KIA 5287
42-106438 P-51B 335 WD-U Simpson Lt. Curtis Lost 19 July 44 - Lt. Curtis Simpson - Interned 6848
42-106441 P-51B 334 QP-G Pierce Lt. Leonard R Lost in this a/c 13 May 44 - KIA 4810
42-106464 P-51B 335 WD-O Schlegel Capt. Albert L Lost 27 May 44 - Lt. Eliot H Shapleigh Evaded 5724
42-106555 P-51B 335 WD-M Lost 18 Aug 44 - Lt. Leo Dailey KIA 8143
42-106576 P-51B 335 WD-D McGrattan Capt. Bernard L "Big Mac" Lost in this a/c 6 June 44 - KIA 5611
42-106636 P-51B 334 QP-X Lost 24 April 44 - Lt. Hipolitus Biel KIA 4311
42-106650 P-51B 334 QP-W Clark Lt.Col. James A Jr. "Jim"
42-106650 P-51B 334 QP-D Bayou Baby Lost 2 July 44 - Lt. Thomas S Sharp KIA 6798
42-106666 P-51B 336 VF-O Hurley Lt. Nicholas F
42-106669 P-51B 336 VF-S Netting Lt. Conrad J 3rd. Conjon IV Named for his unborn son. Lost in this a/c 10 June 44 - KIA 5725
42-106673 P-51B 336 VF-K Simon Capt. Reuben "Red" Hey Rube
42-106675 P-51B 335 WD-I Carpenter Maj. George "Carp" Lost in this a/c 18 April 44 POW 4125
42-106682 P-51B 334 QP-B Barden Lt. John L Lost in this a/c 29 April 44 POW 4671
42-106686 P-51B 336 VF-E Corbett Lt. Richard J Lois
42-106686 P-51B 336 VF-T Bennett Capt. Joseph H "Joe" Ann III
42-106706 P-51B 335 WD-R Lost 20 June 44 - Lt. Vol. R Harris Jr. POW 6249
42-106726 P-51B 335 WD-C Blakeslee Col. Donald J M "Col Don"
42-106726 P-51B 335 WD-S Recoded from WD-C
42-106726 P-51B 335 WD-W Recoded from WD-S
42-106730 P-51B 336 VF-P Godfrey Maj. John T "Johnny" Reggie's Reply
42-106767 P-51B 334 QP-E Blanchfield Capt. Herbert J Lost in this a/c 9 May 44 - POW 4685
42-106786 P-51B 335 WD-K Lost 6 June 44 - Lt. Harold L Ross Jr. KIA 5612
42-106797 P-51B 336 VF-G Glass Capt. Otey M Jr. Donna Gayle Named for his baby daughter. Lost 18 Aug 44 - Capt. Otey M Glass Jr. - Evaded 8142
42-106823 P-51B 334 QP-K Allen Lt. Eacott G Lost in this a/c 8 June 44 - Evaded 5613
42-106846 P-51B 334 QP-H Montgomery Maj. Gerald E "Monty" Lost 28 May 44 - Lt. Richard L Bopp POW 5726
42-106855 P-51B 335 WD-Z Lost 18 Aug 44 - Lt. Robert J Cooper KIA 8141
42-106856 P-51B 336 VF- Lost 29 April 44 - Maj.Frederick W Glover "Freddie" Evaded 5286