World War II in colour - England, circa 1945 Ace American pilot Lieutenant Colonel Francis S. Gabreski poses in a cockpit. The flags refer to the 28 enemy planes brought down by Gabreski. If you look closely above the swastikas it names the type of plane shot down.
[Photo] Interesting collection of fighter types and fighter groups in one place. This is due to a meeting of the commanding officers from each of the fighter groups in the 8th Air Force at Bottisham, Cambridgeshire, England, UK, late 1944.
Interesting variation of differently marked P51s, P47s and a P38 Lightning: the occasion was a meeting of the Commanding Officers from each of the Fighter Groups in the US 8th Air Force called at Bottisham, Cambridgeshire in late 1944.