Leiston Airfield (Station 373) and 357th & 358th Fighter Group Memorial
357th Fighter Group Roll of Honor
Alvin F. Pyeatt
362nd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group
Date of Death:
Alvin F. Pyeatt, III served in the 362nd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group as a Second Lieutenant in World War II. He was killed in the crash aboard his P-51B #43-6960 'Scrappy' plane, near Reutlingen, Germany, on March 16, 1944, after encountering 3 ME109s on a bomber support mission to southern Germany. His current burial place is unknown.
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