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IWM catalogue record

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

Lieutenant-Colonel John A. Brooks III of the 2nd Scouting Force in the cockpit of his P-51 Mustang (YF-X, serial number 44-14309) nicknamed "Calamity Jane (Punkin)". Written on slide casing: 'John A Brooks III, 1945. After 9 Feb 1945, Air Battle 2 kills.'

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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
23 October 2014 15:58:19 Lucy May Changes to caption and person associations
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Associated to John A Brooks III based on Biography information in his Person page.

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:35:50 AAM AAM ingest
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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