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This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

Brigadier-General Francis Griswold stands on the wing of a P-51 Mustang (VM-?) of the 495th Fighter Training Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Brig Gen Francis Griswold P-51B-1-NA 43-12406 8th F.C.'

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  • 495th Fighter Training Group

    495th Fighter Training Group

    Group
    The 495th Fighter Training Group, which operated in England from December 1943, trained P-47 Thunderbolt pilots. These pilots, who had received the basic training in the USA would be assigned to a training group to practise ETO operational procedures...

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  • Francis Griswold

    Military | Lieutenant General | Pilot; Commanding Officer; Chief of Staff
    AM

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:22:25 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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