The insignia of the 487th Fighter Squadron, 352nd Fighter Group. This image is printed backward. Should face left. Was approved as the Official Insignia for the 487th FS in July 1943. Only one squadron artist was authorized to paint the image, Sgt. Samuel Perry.
IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
The insignia of the 487th Fighter Squadron, 352nd Fighter Group.
The 352nd Fighter Group were based at Bodney, Norfolk from July 1943 until November 1945 but in the winter months of 1944/1945 detachments moved to bases in Belgium to provide extra air support to ground forces during the Battle of the Bulge and to...