Hawker Tempest | NV784 | JF-E

Operator
3 Sqn, RAF
Aircraft model
Tempest Mk.V

Personal aircraft of W/C.Pierre Clostermann (French pilot). Belgium, 1944.


Aircraft model

Tempest

Operator

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Registration number

JF-E

Serial number

NV784

Aviator

Clostermann Pierre H.

Hawker Tempest | NV784 | JF-E


On 4th May 1945. Clostermann had named his fighter 'Le Grand Charles' which is a play on the Vieux Charles name on fighter flown by Capitaine Georges Guynemer (54) in world War One. The Tempest had a White Lorraine Cross on the nose and the Winged Griffin badge of No.3 Squadron on the tail.


Aircraft model

Tempest

Operator

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Hawker Tempest | NV784 | JF-E



Aircraft model

Tempest

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_kingdom.svg United Kingdom | Military

Hawker Tempest | NV784 | JF-E



Aircraft model

Tempest

Operator

Icon_32_flag_of_the_united_kingdom.svg United Kingdom | Military

Hawker Tempest | NV784 | JF-E