P-38 Christian Christ

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 17 Charente-Maritime   City  : Coux
Coordinates : 45°19'26"N 0°26'12"W.  45.32389 -0.43667.  45°19.433 N 0°26.200 W

A weathered stone plaque commemorating an American aviator.
On La Champagne road, at the intersection leading off to La Sabliere.
P38 sn 42 s 67978
USAAF 9 G370 FG s401
Christian Christ
29.6.1917 - 17.2.1992
Chicago

Crash of Christian Christ's P-38 from the 401st Fighter Squadron, 370th Fighter Group, 9th US Air Force in July or August 1944. The pilot was saved by the Free French Forces.

External link :
17 Charente-MaritimeWW2ServiceAmerican
Notified by : Jacques Dubs.
Photos : Pierre Pécastaingts.
Date observation : 1) 29/05/2011 2) 08/07/2015
Record added 31/05/2011 
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Memorial P-38 Christian Christ Coux Charente-Maritime (17)
Pierre Pécastaingts 29/05/2011

Memorial P-38 Christian Christ Coux Charente-Maritime (17)
Pierre Pécastaingts 08/07/2015

Memorial P-38 Christian Christ Coux Charente-Maritime (17)
Pierre Pécastaingts 08/07/2015

Memorial P-38 Christian Christ Coux Charente-Maritime (17)
Pierre Pécastaingts 08/07/2015

Memorial P-38 Christian Christ Coux Charente-Maritime (17)
Pierre Pécastaingts 08/07/2015

Memorial P-38 Christian Christ Coux Charente-Maritime (17)
Pierre Pécastaingts 08/07/2015