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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.

A P-51 Mustang (HL:D – serial number 44-63271) of the 83rd Fighter Squadron flying over Duxford about early February 1945. Handwritten on slide:"463271 C Tom Bendorf"

Connections

Units

Aircraft

  • 44-63271

    P-51 Mustang
    Assigned to 83FS, 78FG, 8AF USAAF.

Locations

  • Duxford

    Military site : airfield
    RAF Duxford, now a museum and still a working airfield, was operated by the USAAF from 1943 to 1945. The base was briefly the home of the 350th Fighter Group in late 1942, but it was not until April 1943 that it became a fully American station when the...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:30:26 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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