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Koda Catalog Number:  
DVD Number: 2
Slide Number: 00051
Image Location: 58 3
Tail Number: 415056
Plane Type: P-51D
Picture Type: AC ground
Info on Slide: PI W Lt. Rob't Schmidt
Unit Info: 356thFG 360thFS
Name: Tar Baby
Description: Lt. Robert Schmidt has just pulled the mixture on his "Tar Baby" after a mission with the 356th Fighter Group in April 1945. His crew chief is already up on the wing to get the first report of how the show went, and more importantly, to ask whether pilots had any "squawks" on the aircraft. He comes to rest after a mission in late evening 1945. His plane is 'Tar Baby' serial 44-15056, desig'n 'PI-W' formerly the mount of Capt. J. Crump and previously named 'Lorraine'. **
Photographer: Rutland, Herbert R.
Book: FC 63
Nationality: American
Location: Martlesham, England
Year: 1945
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Image Path: /Galley 1