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"Checkerboard Republic P-47 flies close to Boeing B-17 camera plane."

- P-47D 42-27607 assigned to 2Lt Richard D Stark of the 82FS, 78FG, Duxford (coded MX-G).

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Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 78th Fighter Group

    78th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 78th Fighter Group was initially based at Goxhill but moved to Duxford in April 1943 and stayed there until October 1945. The 78th FG flew each of the three US built principal fighters of the AAF in the ETO. In their Thundetbolts, the 78th FG ...

  • 82nd Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 May 2018 18:53:33 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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