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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.

A P-51D Mustang (B6-R, serial number 44-14519) of the 363rd Fighter Squadron, 357th Fighter Group in spring 1945, at Munich airbase in Germany. Handwritten on slide casing: '357 F.G.'

Connections

Units

  • 357th Fighter Group

    357th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 357th Fighter Group was the first P-51 Mustang Group in the Eighth Air Force, training with them from November 1943 at Raydon, England and entering combat with them in the February of the following year from their new base at Leiston. The Group was...

  • 363rd Fighter Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-14519 'Dasiy Mae'

    P-51 Mustang
    Assigned to 363FS, 357FG, 8AF USAAF. Personal aircraft of 1st Lt Alan K Abner.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 July 2016 02:50:08 466thHistorian Changes to place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Chris Brassfield

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

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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