Armstrong, William Pickney, FltOff

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Last Rank
Flight Officer
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
AAF MOS 1055-Pilot, Single-Engine Fighter
Last AFSC Group
Pilot (Officer)
Primary Unit
1944-1945, AAF MOS 1055, 332nd Fighter Group
Service Years
1943 - 1945
USAAFOfficer Collar Insignia
Flight Officer

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Home State
District Of Columbia
Year of Birth
1924
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Providence, Rhode Island
Last Address
Ramitelli Airfield, Foggia, Italy

Casualty Date
Apr 01, 1945
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Not Specified
Location
Austria
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Grace Church Cemetery - Providence, Rhode Island
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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Tuskegee Airmen Congressional Gold Medal


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 1944-1944, BT-13 Valiant
From Year
1944
To Year
1944
   
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Aircraft/Missile Information
General characteristics

* Crew: two, student and instructor
* Length: 28 ft 10 in (8.79 m)
* Wingspan: 42 ft 0 in (12.80 m)
* Height: 11 ft 6 in (3.51 m)
* Wing area: 239 ft (22 m)
* Empty: 3,375 lb (1,531 kg)
* Maximum takeoff: 4,496 lb (2,039 kg)
* Powerplant: 1 x Pratt & Whitney R-985-AN-1, 450 hp (336 kW)

[edit] Performance

* Maximum speed: 180 mph (290 km/h)
* Range: 725 miles (1,167 km)
* Service ceiling: 21,650 ft (6,600 m)

   
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Last Updated: Apr 20, 2013
   
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  58 Also There at This Aircraft:
 
  • Feathers, James, Sgt, (1941-1945)
  • Hartman, William, WO1, (1943-1945)
  • Jeffress, Charles, Lt Col, (1942-1980)
  • Lovett, Roger, Lt Col, (1943-1971)
  • Ree, John F., Lt Col, (1943-1973)
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