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Captain Larry Blumer of the 367th Fighter Group with his P-38 Lightning (serial number 44-23590) nicknamed "Scrap Iron IV". Blumer shot down 5 Fw190s from JG6 in one mission on 25 August 1944.

IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

A pilot of the 367th Fighter Group with his P-38 Lightning (serial number 44-26961) nicknamed "Scrap Iron IV".

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  • 44-23590 'Scrap Iron IV'

    P-38 Lightning
    Assigned to 393FS, 367FG, 9AF. Personal aircraft of Capt Laurence E Blumer. Transferred to 326 Ferrying Squadron, 1 Transport Group, 9AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 January 2018 10:32:19 Lucy May Changes to caption and aircraft associations
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Corrected serial number of aircraft

Date Contributor Update
18 January 2018 10:27:14 Lucy May Changes to person associations
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Added connection to airman's record

Date Contributor Update
17 January 2018 04:17:10 eagle0025 Changes to caption
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Additional pilot information.

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:18 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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