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44-24710 was a [[:Category:Lockheed P-38|Lockheed P-38L-1-LO Lightning]]
 
 
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'''44-24710''' was a [[:Category:Lockheed P-38|Lockheed P-38L-1-LO Lightning]]
 
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Built as c/n 422-5714 as an F-5E-4-LO, 44-24710 was assigned to 5th PRG, and operated by them until it was captured by the Luftwaffe on 9 December 1944,<ref name="USAF Serial Search Luftwaffe">http://cgibin.rcn.com/jeremy.k/cgi-bin/gzUsafSearch.pl?target=&content=Luftwaffe</ref> while being flown by 2Lt. Don E. Walters.<ref>http://forum.armyairforces.com/Captured-by-Luftwaffe-9th-December-1944-m201218.aspx</ref> The loss was recorded in MACR 10127.<ref name="USAF Serial Search Luftwaffe"/>
 
Built as c/n 422-5714 as an F-5E-4-LO, 44-24710 was assigned to 5th PRG, and operated by them until it was captured by the Luftwaffe on 9 December 1944,<ref name="USAF Serial Search Luftwaffe">http://cgibin.rcn.com/jeremy.k/cgi-bin/gzUsafSearch.pl?target=&content=Luftwaffe</ref> while being flown by 2Lt. Don E. Walters.<ref>http://forum.armyairforces.com/Captured-by-Luftwaffe-9th-December-1944-m201218.aspx</ref> The loss was recorded in MACR 10127.<ref name="USAF Serial Search Luftwaffe"/>
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Revision as of 17:21, 6 May 2015

44-24710 was a Lockheed P-38L-1-LO Lightning

History

Built as c/n 422-5714 as an F-5E-4-LO, 44-24710 was assigned to 5th PRG, and operated by them until it was captured by the Luftwaffe on 9 December 1944,[1] while being flown by 2Lt. Don E. Walters.[2] The loss was recorded in MACR 10127.[1]

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