55th Fighter Group

Station

Nuthampstead 16 September 1943 to 16 April 1944
Wormingford 16 April 1944 to 21 July 1945

Station Callsigns

Rockcreek (Nuthampstead)
Fusspot (Wormingford)

Group Callsigns

Smallboy to 22 April ’44 then:
Windsor (A Group)
Graphic (B Group)
Kodak (C Group)
(No Squadron Callsigns in C Group)

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38th Fighter Squad

Code:
CG
Callsign:
  • Swindle 22 April '44 then:
  • Hellcat (A Group)
  • Program (B Group)

338th Fighter Squad

Code:
CL
Callsign:
  • Warcraft to 22 April '44 then:
  • Acorn (A Group)
  • Richard (B Group)

343rd Fighter Squad

Code:
CY
Callsign:
  • Careful to 22nd April:
  • Tudor (A Group)
  • Saucy (B Group)

Total Records: 517

Serial No Type Squad Sqd Code Pilot Rank/Given Names Markings Comments MACR
44-14112 P-51D 338 CL-A Evelyn
44-14112 P-51D 338 CL-A Dottie
44-14116 P-51D 38 CG-
44-14121 P-51D 338 CL-Z Cramer Maj.Darrell S Mick # 5
44-14130 P-51D 343 CY-D Gifford Lt. Donald Miss Fern Ann
44-14130 P-51D 343 CY-I Miss Fern Ann
44-14135 P-51D 343 CY-V Brown Capt. Robert Dean Lost in this a/c 20 March 45 - Evaded 13184
44-14136 P-51D 338 CL-W Lost 5 Aug 45 Lt. John C White KIMAC
44-14140 P-51D 343 CY-O Bartlett Lt. Richard D Wings of the Morning a/c to Welch
44-14140 P-51D 343 CY-O Welch Capt. Robert E Wings of the Morning
44-14149 P-51D 343 CY-L Lawrence Capt. Floyd C Jr. Sweet Pootie
44-14154 P-51D 38 CG-
44-14155 P-51D 38 CG-E Lost 27 Aug 44 in crash landing - Lt. John F Silk
44-14156 P-51D 338 CL-F Ramm Capt. Albert J Jigglin' Joan
44-14156 P-51D 338 CL-F Gevorkian Lt. Samuel D Lost in this a/c 7 Aug 45 - KITA
44-14161 P-51D 343 CY-Z OTU a/c. lost 1 March 45 - Lt. William R Watkins KITA
44-14167 P-51D 338 CL-U Barrett Lt. Richard I Purple Shaft Lost in this a/c 26 Nov 44 - POW 10538
44-14167 P-51D 338 CL-D Dempsey Capt. Peter Ginger Reassigned to Barrett
44-14171 P-51D 338 CL- Alba Capt. Michael Daisy Jr Lost 31 Dec 44 - Lt. Richard L Engel (343FS)KITA 11452
44-14175 P-51D 343 CY-Q Gibbs Lt. Richard G Cherry
44-14175 P-51D 343 CY-Q Liles Lt. Brooks J Sweet Marie II Lost in this a/c 3 march 45 - POW 12898
44-14176 P-51D 38 CG- Lost 11 Sept 44 - Lt. William M Lewis Jr. KIA 8684
44-14199 P-51D 38 CG-X
44-14204 P-51D 338 CL- Miller Capt. Roy D Skylark Lost 27 Nov 44 - Lt. Robert K Harbeck KIA 10539
44-14211 P-51D 338 CL-W Larsen Capt. Harry E Harvest Moon Lost in this a/c 11 Dec 44 - KIA 10888
44-14211 P-51D 338 CL-S Miller Lt. Roy D Skylark
44-14223 P-51D 338 CL-M Righetti Lt.Col. Elwyn C "Eager El" Katydid
44-14223 P-51D 338 CL-A Evelyn
44-14235 P-51D 343 CY-Y Moore Lt. Patrick L Pinky / Li'l Jan Lost in this a/c 16 April 45 - KIA 13865
44-14235 P-51D 343 CY-Y Morris Lt. Grady Pinky / Li'l Jan
44-14274 P-51D 38 CG- Lost 7 Jan 45 - F/O. Frank R Russell KIA 11523
44-14278 P-51D 338 CL-N Kester Lt. John E a/c from Walt. Konantz. To 3rd Scouting Force.
44-14278 P-51D 338 CL-N Konantz Lt. Walter J Saturday Night (L&R) Cowling panels transferred to CL-P
44-14291 P-51D 338 CL-P McGinn Lt.Col. John L "Earthquake" Da' Quake Lost 7 Oct 44 - Capt. Peter Dempsey POW 9258
44-14295 P-51D 343 CY-J
44-14296 P-51D 38 CG-S Clark Capt. McCauley Tennessee Belle Transferred to 343rd FS.
44-14296 P-51D 343 CY-I Love Lt. Thomas M Mardy Lost in this a/c 24 Feb 45 - POW 12620
44-14296 P-51D 343 CY-I Yee Litt Lt, Robert H Jr. Reassigned to Love
44-14298 P-51D 343 CY-A Morris Lt. Grady Pink Lost in this a/c 19 feb 45 - POW 12497
44-14312 P-51D 343 CY-N Hoffman Lt. Ted E Sonny Boy Recoded to CY-T
44-14312 P-51D 343 CY-T Hoffman Lt. Ted E Sonny Boy Recoded from CY-N
44-14348 P-51D 343 CY-P Gordon Lt. Vincent P Lady Val
44-14358 P-51D 38 CG-P Coonan Capt. John F Portland Rose Lost in this a/c 3 Jan 45 - POW 11525
44-14376 P-51D 38 CG-T Koenig Lt. Albert M One Musthang
44-14379 P-51D 343 CY-W Gehrig Lt. John R Hiya Myrt (L) Hiya Mamie (R) (c.c.) a/c from Satenstein
44-14379 P-51D 343 CY-W Satenstein Lt. Marvin Pudgey a/c to Gehrig
44-14384 P-51D 343 CY-B Maxwell Lt. Robert A Li'l Pearl Lost in this a/c 25 Dec 44 - POW 11084
44-14384 P-51D 343 CY-B Mercier Lt. Donald Li'l Pearl a/c to Maxwell
44-14421 P-51D 343 CY-S
44-14442 P-51D 343 CY-N Lewis Lt. Warren E Miss Evelyn (not applied prior to loss) Lost in this a/c 6 Oct 44 - POW 9259