"Republic P-47 Thunderbolts of the 354th fighter-bomber group dispersed in a revetment bordering the runway at a front line Ninth Air force field. FRANCE."
- P-47D's 42-29313 and 44-20397, 353rd Ftr Sq, 354th FG.
The Group moved to England in the autumn of 1943 and was assigned to the Ninth Air Force in December 1943. The Group were the first to fly P-51 Mustangs operationally and in their bomber escort missions pushed to find the long-range limits of the...