Republic P-47 Thunderbolt | 42-74686 | WD-E

Republic P-47 Thunderbolt | 42-74686 | WD-E

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Source
'The Warlords - US Eighth Air Force Fighter Colours of World War II' by Barry and Ann Money, Flight Recorded Publication

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Pilot - Maj.Roy W.Evans. He flew this aircraft from September 1943. Standard OD and NG with white ETO bands on nose and tail. Eagle Squadron badge on cowl denotes his previous service with 121 'Eagle' Squadron. Aircraft later re-coded WD-M. <Br><br> Maj.Evans joined 335th FS 14th October 1942. Returned to USA 5th February 1944. Squadron CO from 13th August 1943. Flew 2nd tour with 359th FG. Became POW.


Aircraft model

P-47 "Thunderbolt"

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_states.svg United States of America | Military

Registration number

WD-E

Serial number

42-74686

Aircraft

Republic P-47 Thunderbolt | 42-74686 | WD-E

Republic P-47 Thunderbolt | 42-74686 | WD-E