44-14309 Calamity Jane Punkin

Object Number - UPL 27861 - Lt Col John A Brooks III. Commanding Officer 2nd Scouting Force, ex 96th Combat Bomb Wing. P-51D 44-14309 YF-X "Calamity Jane" (L) "Punkin" (R).

Assigned to 2nd Scouting Force, 8AF USAAF.


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Units served with


  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 355th Fighter Group 389th Bomb Group 2nd Scouting Force 567th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-23828
  • Highest Rank: Brigadier General
  • Role/Job: Pilot


Aerial photography of Honington airfield looking south, the technical site with four C-type hangars and bomb dump are at the top, 21 June 1946. Photograph taken by No. 540 Squadron, sortie number RAF/106G/UK/1589. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Site type: Airfield
  • Known as: RAF Honington


Event Location Date Description


Inglewood, CA, USA Built at North American.


California, USA Delivered to USAAF.


Honington, Bury Saint Edmunds IP31, UK Assigned to 2nd Scouting Force, 8AF USAAF.


Date10 May 2017 12:46:01
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