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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 James G Bartley of the 353rd Fighter Group takes a photograph beside a P-47 Thunderbolt (SX-Q, serial number 42-25959). Written on slide casing: 'Bartley & P-47.'

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Units

  • 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

  • James Bartley

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Fighter pilot
    Assigned to 352FS, 353FG, 8AF USAAF. End Tour Duty (ETD). ...

Aircraft

  • 42-25959

    P-47 Thunderbolt
    62nd FS [LM-P], 56th FG, 8th AF, Boxted, Station 150; ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:30:14 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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