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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.

The nose art of a P-51 Mustang (LH-X) nicknamed "Dove of Peace" of the 353rd Fighter Group. Written on slide casing: 'LH-X.'

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  • 353rd Fighter Group

    353rd Fighter Group

    Group
    The 353rd Fighter Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force on 7 June 1943. The group flew P-47 Thunderbolts, and from October 1944, P-51 Mustangs, as escorts for bombing missions across occupied Europe and to strafe targets on the ground. Tactical...

People

  • Glenn Duncan

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Commanding Officer of 353rd Fighter Group
    Glenn E Duncan joined the 353rd Fighter Group in March 1943 as Group Executive Officer. He claimed 19 victories until he was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel and commander of the Group in November 1943. ...

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:29:58 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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