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Republic P-47 Thunderbolt - USA
P-47C-5-RE "Wela Kahao!"
Serial: QP-B (41-6538) Unit: 334th FS, 4th FG, 8th AF, USAAF Pilots - Capt.Stanley M. Anderson and Capt.Walter J.Hollander in early 1943. It was crash-landed, on fire, by Anderson near Langbam, UK, and written off on 15th April 1943. Later that day he was KIA in 'QP-E' 41-6407.
Capt.Stanley M. Anderson, Indianapolis, Indiana. From 71 'Eagle' Sqn RAF to 334th FS on 15th September 1942 until KIA 15th April 1943 - Shot down by FW.190 into sea off Ostend.
Capt.Walter J.Hollander ('Lulu'). Honolulu, Hawaii. To 334th FS 15th September 1942 from 71 'Eagle' Sqn RAF. On 18th May 1943 transferred to 65th Fighter Wing. Was Squadron Operations Officer from 16th December 1942.
Artist: unknown Source: 'The Warlords - US Eighth Air Force Fighter Colours of World War II' by Barry and Ann Money, Flight Recorded Publication