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  P-40E Warhawk Serial Number 40-564  
7th AF
32nd FG

Pilot  Burdette T. Person
Crashed  April 17, 1943

Aircraft History
Built by Curtiss in Buffalo, New York. Delivered to the U. S. Army Air Force (USAAF) as P-40E Warhawk serial number 40-564.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 7th Air Force, 32nd Fighter Group. No known nickname or nose art.

Mission History
On April 17, 1943 took off from France Field in Panama on a mission. During the flight, this P-40 suffered a mid air collision and crashed three miles east of Santa Isabel on the southeastern coast of Puerto Rico.

Other sources list P-40E 40-564 as surplussed March 16, 1945

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Last Updated
April 24, 2018


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