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A P-38H being fueled at Nuthamsptead (55th FGA Newsletter)

55th FG P-38s in the snow at Nuthampstead (NARS)

55th FG P-38 in silhouette (A. Smith)

55th Fg P-38 taking off (A. Smith)

A 55th FG P-38 at Nuthampstead. (NARS)

A 55th FG P-38 at Nuthampstead. (NARS)

55th FG P-38 Lightnings at Nuthampstead (NARS)

A 343rd FS P-38H taxiing out at Nuthampstead from dispersals. (F. Birtciel)

A crashed P-38H (J. Neufeglise)

P-38 Buzz Job in the Spring of 1944

P-38 Buzz Job over a T2 Hangar at Wormingford

55th FG P-38's on D-Day , 06th June 1944

55th FG P-38J's taxiing at Wormingford. (K. Esberger)

55th FG P-38J's taxiing at Wormingford. (K. Esberger)

55th FG P-38's lining up in distnace at Wormingford (K. Esberger)

Line-u of 55th FG P-38J's. (F. Birtciel)

A new 'factory finish' P-38J, just after delivery to the 55th. (R.Abbey)

A P-38J "G-String Gal" (M. Kyburz)

55th FG P-38J with Droopsnoot camouflage. (D. Conti)

Enlisted man believed to be from Base Photographic Section

Lt. Clemmons' P-51D "Huacoar" on the temporary hardstanding at Wormingford.

55th FG P-51's taxiing out in the shadow of a P-38. July 1944.

A 338th FS Clobber College P-51C. (W. Kersten)

P-51D 44-14223 CL-A "Evelyn" about to take off on the Flagman's command. (M. Kyburz)

55th FG P-51 Mustang with D-Day stripes

Sunset at Wormingford (K. Esberger)

(L-R) P-51D 44-14379 CY-W "Pudgey" and visiting 55th FS, 20th FG P-51D

55th Mustangs taking off in late 1944

338th P-51's on the main runway at Wormingford. View looking South East. (C. Olshavsky)

343rd FS P-51's being 'run-up' at Wormingford. (F. Birtciel)

55th Fighter Group P-51's in flight (A. Smith)

55th FG Mustang 'Buzz Job' at Wormingford

55th FG P-51's lined up for an inspection at Post War Wormingford.

(B. Hancock from the E. Hancock Collection)

55th FG P-51's lined up for an inspection at Post War Wormingford.

(Capt. Cunniff USAF)

Two 55th P-51's awaiting delivery to Wormingford (furthest from camera). Photo taken at Speke Airfield, England. (NARA)

 

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