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.