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P-51D HO-M 44-72216 'Miss Helen' mount of Capt Raymond H Littge 487FS, 352FG.



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 352nd Fighter Group

    352nd Fighter Group

    The 352nd Fighter Group were based at Bodney, Norfolk from July 1943 until November 1945 but in the winter months of 1944/1945 detachments moved to bases in Belgium to provide extra air support to ground forces during the Battle of the Bulge and to...

  • 487th Fighter Squadron



  • 44-72216 'Miss Helen' 'Miss Nita'

    P-51 Mustang
    Assigned to 487FS, 352FG, 8AF USAAF. Personal aircraft of Lt Raymond H Littge. Re-assigned to Lt Russell H Ross. Sold to Swedish airforce Feb-48. Sold to Israeli airforce Mar-53. Recovered from Israeli Kibbutz 1976. Restored to flight in UK 1987.


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19 February 2018 21:58:33 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations