Major James Howard (in CAP) from fighter squadron on his machine's Mustang Ding Hao! Sixth, lets paint swastika and this aligns the previous Japanese series victories over the base of the RAF Boxted, Essex, England, 1944
demons: “ Captain Jack Ilfrey’s nickname was Happy Jack, which is where the name of his Lightning got it’s name “Happy Jack’s Go Buggy” from. Ilfrey was a member of the Fighter Squadron, Fighter Group during the Second World War.
World War II. April USAAF Mustang Fighter Station of Ace Pilots. Pilot Captain Gentile watches as a colleague affixs stickers onto the side of his aeroplane, each one representing a raid carried out by that aircraft.
On this day in history: Melvin Hoffman of the Fighter Squadron made the best landing he could under the circumstances in his Mustang at RAF Duxford Cambridgeshire England United Kingdom 4 January Note oil covering the windscreen and engine cowling.
Gregory “Pappy” Boyington (December 1912 – January “Pappy” Boyington was an American combat pilot who was a United States Marine Corps fighter ace during World War II. He received both the Medal of Honor and the Navy Cross.