371st Fighter Group History
A Republic P-47 Thunderbolt, clean with no bombs or external tanks carried banks away from a camera plane in the European Theater of Operations in World War II. The national insignia on the bottom of both wings was an ETO measure to help Allied personnel on the ground identify it as a friendly aircraft. (Source: 142FW History Archives)

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