2/Lt.Willis W.Reeves Jr.,355 FG/ 358 FS,P-51B,43-6523,crashed 19 June 1944,last seen near Bordeaux,France.
Jaap - he was flying wing to Coleman - most probable that they had a mid air collision or simply lost control in a thunderstorm in which there were extreme ice conditions reported.
They crashed together N. Bordeaux.
Altogether the 8th AF lost sixteen fighters to bad weather that day in the surrounding area.
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