IWM catalogue record
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Two members of ground crew of the 55th Fighter Group, crouched in conversation with a pilot - in front of a P-38 Lightning aircraft. Handwritten on slide:"1-34"
The 55th Fighter Group were the first P-38 Lightning Group to go fully operational from England. The pilots flew long-range escort missions for bombers flying over occupied Europe and racked up 'kills' of their own by destroying enemy aircraft in...