Daily Archives: April 20, 2014

The First Taste of Flak

Upon temporary relocation to Ibsley Airfield as Bisterne Airfield was being reconstructed, Frisky was immediately tapped for another Rodeo mission by IX Fighter Command. Alerted for the mission on 20 April 1944 at 1200, field order/operations order # 163 came … Continue reading

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A Somber Thursday South, 20 April 1944

With the curtain raised on the 371FG in the ETO, Frisky was busy earning his keep, flying and fighting against the forces of Nazi Germany. It was inevitable this clash of arms would produce casualties. Thursday, April 20, 1944, was … Continue reading

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