March 24, 1945. 1st Lt. Earl R. Lane of the 100th Figher Group destroys a messerschmitt-262 jet high over Germany. Also shown: the Luftwaffe were using a captured P-51 (all black) Mustang during this action.
A German Bf110C-7 of "III/ZG 76" with skull and crossbones nose art, the emblem of III/ZG76. Zerstörergeschwader 76 (ZG 76) (lit. destroyer wing) was a Luftwaffe heavy/destroyer Fighter Aircraft-wing of World War II.
In "Normandy Tiger Hunt" a flight of P-51s of the 339th FG, under the command of their leading ace, Francis R. Gerard has started a series of strafing attacks on King Tigers. Description from kiekebusch.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Magazine centrefold showing different versions of the Spitfire painted in the markings of various squadrons and air forces. Profiles of this type provide invaluable reference for researchers and aircraft modellers. Designed by Reginald Mitchell and powered by a Rolls-Royce Merlin engine, the Spitfire was integral to Britain's front-line air defence during World War II, and together with the Hawker Hurricane fighter played a key role in the Battle of Britain of 1940, the first check on…
B17 Tailgunner - I had two friends who Dad's were in B17's in WWII. One was a pilot, and one was a Tailgunner. Neither one off them talked about it much but both had flown at least twenty-five missions and survived.