1/Lt. Patrick L. Moore

(F. Birtciel)

1/Lt. Patrick L. Moore

343rd FS - 07 December 1944 - 16 April 1945 (Killed in Action)

Assigned Aircraft

P-51D CY-Y 44-14235 "Lil Jan" (K. Esberger)

Mission History

Not Known

Mission List
55th FG Mission # Date Target
314 03 February 1945 Berlin
349 21 March 1945 Hopsten Airdrome
357 30 March 1945 Hamburg
369 16 April 1945 Salzburg
Air Scores
Ground Scores
Score Detail 03 February 1945  Ju-88 destroyed (air) Boizenburg
21 March 1945  FW-190 destroyed (ground) Hopsten A/F
30 March 1945  Me-262 destroyed (air) Lubeck A/F
Notes Entered service from Griffin, Indiana.
ASN - O-721494
07 December 1944 - Joined the 343rd Fighter Squadron
February 1945 - Awarded 1st Oak Leaf Cluster to Air Medal
February 1945 - Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant to 1st Lieutenant
16 April 1945 - Killed in Action
Hit the ground whilst strafing along the Autobahn, south and west of Munich.
MACR No. 13865
Lt. Moore is buried at Oak Hill Cemetery, Evansville, Indiana.

Ground Crew - T/Sgt. Walter Harris, Sgt. Payton Shrum, Sgt. James T. Kay, Sgt. John T. Grodoski

Additional Photographs

(L-R) Capt. Welch and Lt. Moore (F. Birtciel)

P-51D CY-Y 44-14235 "Lil Jan" (K. Esberger)

(L-R) T/Sgt. Walter J. Harris, Sgt. Payton Shrum and Lt. Moore (K. Esberger)
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