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Koda Catalog Number:  
DVD Number: 2
Slide Number: 00045
Image Location: 58 3
Tail Number: 473304
Plane Type: P-51D
Picture Type: AC pilot
Info on Slide: 03/10/17
Unit Info: 4thFG 334thFG
Name: Blondie
Description: Lt. Marvin W. Arthur with his Blondie at Debden, England, home of the 4th Fighter Group. As crew chief Don Allen remembered, "We were supposed to use kerosene to wash oil and soot off the planes, but it usually wasn't on site...thus we took a bucket of 140 octane gos and washed the junk off. it's a wonder we weren't all blown sky high. Youth...things it's invulnerable!" Feb 1945. Serial 44-73304, desig'n 'QP-U', like many aircraft this was named after the pilots wife. **
Photographer: Allen, Don
Book: FC, p.50
Nationality: American
Location: Debden, England
Year: 1945
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Image Path: /Galley 1