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Lieutenant Colonel Gilbert Wymond, in the cockpit of "Hun Hunter XIV", #42-27910, during the filming of "Thunderbolt!". Official caption on back: "Lt. Col. Gilbert O. Wymond chats with his crew chief before taking off on a combat fighter mission. This is a scene from THUNDERBOLT, filmed in Corsica by the 12th AAF Combat Camera Unit."



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