Nicholas Megura

"Cowboy"

Nicholas Megura with his P-47, "Ill Wind"



Nicholas Megura's Medals

Airmedal DFC DSC Purple Heart
Airmedal Distinguished Flying Cross Distinguished Service Cross Purple Heart

(4 Oak Leaf Clusters)


Assigned Aircraft

AIRCRAFT SERIAL NUMBER CALL LETTERS DATES ASSIGNED DESCRIPTION DISPOSITION
P-47C Unk QP-P Unk "Ill Wind", girl on circle Unk
P-51B 43-6636 QP-N Unk-5/9/44 "Ill Wind", girl on circle, 15 black and white kill crosses, olive drab and grey MIA 5/9/44 while flown by V. Burroughs


Victories

(includes only those while in the 4th FG)



Date Enemy A/C Air/Ground Place Number
2/28/44 Ju-88 Ground Soissons area, Fr. 0.25
3/4/44 Me-109 Air n/w of Liepzig, Ger. 1
3/4/44 Ju-52 Ground n/w of Liepzig, Ger. 1
3/6/44 Me-110 Air s/w of Berlin, Ger. 2
3/8/44 Me-109 Air west of Berlin, Ger. 1
3/8/44 FW-190 Air west of Berlin, Ger. 1
3/18/44 Me-109 Air s/e of Mannheim, Ger. 1
3/21/44 He-177 Ground 30 mi north of Bordeaux, Fr. 1
3/21/44 FW-190 Air n/e of Bordeaux, Fr. 0.5
3/23/44 FW-190 Air Munster area, Ger. 1
3/27/44 Ju-88 Ground Cazaux A/D, Fr. 0.5
4/1/44 Me-109 Air Unk 1
4/13/44 FW-190 Air s/e of Mannheim, Ger. 1
4/18/44 Me-109 Air Brandenburg-Stendal area, Ger. 0.33
4/19/44 FW-190 Air 20 mi s/w of Eschwege area, Ger. 0.5
4/24/44 FW-190 Air 20 mi south of Frankfurt, Ger. 2
4/29/44 Ju-52 Ground Nordhausen, Ger. 2
5/22/44 Me-109 Air s/w of Kiel, Ger. 0.5

TOTAL VICTORIES 4TH FG
Air Ground Total Air Ground Total
11.84 3.75 15.59 11.84 3.75 15.59


Career Highlights/Lowlights


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