Republic P-47 Thunderbolt | 42-7881 | QP-E

Operator
334th FS, 4th FG, 8th AF, USAAF
Aircraft model
P-47D-1-RE

Pilot - 1st Lt. Vincent R. Castle ('Bud'), Bluffs, Illinois. Joined 334th FS 19/2/43, and was killed in a flying accident 19/6/43 at Debden. Flew 17 operations. P-47D-1-RE 42-7881 flown by Castle when he was killed in a flying accident when be stalled and dived into the ground off the end of the runway.


Aircraft model

P-47 "Thunderbolt"

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_states.svg United States of America | Military

Registration number

QP-E

Serial number

42-7881

Republic P-47 Thunderbolt | 42-7881 | QP-E