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Press photograph - USAAF pilots of 9th Fighter Command, England

Press photograph - USAAF pilots of 9th Fighter Command, England

Code: P24215A-74

Dimensions:

W: 21.5cm (8.5")H: 16.5cm (6.5")

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Press photograph, approximately 21.5 x 16.5cm.  Excellent image of 9th AAF pilots sitting on the wing of one of their P-47 'Thunderbolt' aircraft fitted with a 500 pounder demolition bomb and belly fuel tank.  The pilots are wearing kit such as RAF C-types, AN6530 and MK.VIII goggles B-4 Mae Wests and A-14 masks.  Full caption to rear.  Dated April 1944.  Good condition.  Stock code P24215A-74.