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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.

Colonel Jack Jenkins and a comrade of the 55th Fighter Group with a P-38 Lightning (CG-J, serial number 42-67074) nicknamed Texas Ranger".

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Units

  • 55th Fighter Group

    55th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 55th Fighter Group were the first P-38 Lightning Group to go fully operational from England. The pilots flew long-range escort missions for bombers flying over occupied Europe and racked up 'kills' of their own by destroying enemy aircraft in...

People

  • Jack Jenkins

    Military | Colonel | Pilot
    Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Coulommiers on 10 Apr 44 in P-38 'Texas Ranger' #42-67825. MACR 3620. ...

Aircraft

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:21 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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