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Lt Col John A Brooks III. Commanding Officer 2nd Scouting Force, ex 389th Bomb Group & 96th Combat Bomb Wing. P-51D 44-14309 YF-X "Calamity Jane" (L) "Punkin" (R). Lt.Col. Brooks is seen here with his ground crew: Crew Chief S/Sgt. K T Watson behind cockpit, Assistant Crew Chief S/Sgt. Perry S Wilson on wing and Armorer Phil Perlman standing.

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  • 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. ...

  • 2nd Scouting Force

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  • John Brooks

    Military | Brigadier General | Pilot
    Led 17 B-24s on the low level attack at Ploesti whilst with the 389th Bomb Group. ...

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Date Contributor Update
10 May 2017 12:45:20 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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