IWM catalogue record
This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.
The nose art of a P-47 Thunderbolt nicknmaed "Little Tony" of the 48th Fighter Group. Image via Harold. Written on slide casing: '"Little Tony" NMF, 493 BS, 48th FG.'
The Group moved to England in March 1944 and were stationed at Ibsley where the pilots trained in P-47s in preparation for the Allied invasion of Normandy. The wartime motto was in Latin 'vulneratus non victus' (Unconquered even though wounded).