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IWM catalogue record

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

Ground crew make repairs to P-51 Mustang marked with squadron code 'WZ', of the 84th Fighter Squadron, 78th Fighter Group, which flew Mustangs in combat from January 1945 onwards.

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  • 78th Fighter Group

    78th Fighter Group

    Group
    The 78th Fighter Group was initially based at Goxhill but moved to Duxford in April 1943 and stayed there until October 1945. It flew all three of the USAAF's principal fighters. On D-Day every available Thunderbolt provided air cover to the Allied...

  • 84th Fighter Squadron

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:23:02 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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