|Unit: 524th FBS, 27th FBG, 12th AF, USAAF
Serial: A/A (42-83901)
Pilot - Major John Crowder, circa 1943. The US insignia has the red surround used during the summer of 1943. The insignia appeared on the top and bottom of both wings. A gas detection patch was painted on the fuselage above the serial number. Dorothy Helen was painted in yellow and edged with red.
Artist: © David Smith
Source: "Walk Around Allison Engined Mustangs", by Glen Phillips, Walk Around N.13 (No.5513), (c) 1998 A Squadron/Signal Publications Inc., 1115 Crowley Drive Carrollton, Texas 75011-5010 USA. ISBN 0-89747-386-8.