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A P-51 Mustang (SX-D_, serial number 44-14963) nicknamed "Miss Jackie II" of the 353rd Fighter Group in flight.

Photograph taken by James "Jim" Bartley

IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

A P-51 Mustang (SX-D_, serial number 44-14963) nicknamed "Miss Jackie II" of the 353rd Fighter Group in flight. Written on slide casing: 'Bartley.'

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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

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 February 2020 15:49:59 Emily Changes to caption and person associations
Sources

Historian Graham Cross informed me that the photos supplied to him from James Bartley, their creator, and copied by Roger Freeman in the 1990s.

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

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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