Left side of 44-72282 5Q-M showing the layout of the lettering.
In the years before deployment to the UK, the Group had been designated as a Bombardment Group (Dive) and trained in A-24 and A-25 dive-bombers and P-39 Airacobras. When, in April 1944, they joined the Eighth Air Force in Britain though, the pilots...
Assigned to 504FS, 339FG, 8AF USAAF. Personal aircraft of 1st Lt Lawrence J Barrett.