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Chinese soldier guarding P-40 Warhawk fighters of the AVG Claire Chennault inspecting P-40 fighters, China, 1940s
Chinese soldier guarding P-40 Warhawk fighters of the AVG 'Flying Tigers', China, circa 1942Claire Chennault inspecting P-40 fighters, China, 1940s
Flying Tigers pilots with a P-40 fighter, China, early 1940sJackie Cochran in the cockpit of P-40 Warhawk fighter, circa 1942-1945
Flying Tigers pilots with a P-40 fighter, China, early 1940sJackie Cochran in the cockpit of P-40 Warhawk fighter, circa 1942-1945
P-40 Warhawk fighter of the American Volunteer Group, China, 1942; note Chinese Air Force emblem under wingP-40 Warhawk fighters in flight, 1939-1940
P-40 Warhawk fighter of the American Volunteer Group, China, 1942; note Chinese Air Force emblem under wingP-40 Warhawk fighters in flight, 1939-1940
P-40C Tomahawk IIA with the AVG Flying Tigers receiving needed maintenance alongside a Ryan PT-22 Recruit trainer at Kunming, China, Nov 1941-Spring 1942View of the bottom of a Chinese P-40 Warhawk fighter while in flight, date unknown
P-40C Tomahawk IIA with the AVG Flying Tigers receiving needed maintenance alongside a Ryan PT-22 Recruit trainer at Kunming, China, Nov 1941-Spring 1942View of the bottom of a Chinese P-40 Warhawk fighter while in flight, date unknown
Kittyhawk Mark I fighter with the RAF 112 Squadron taxiing through the scrub of the Libyan desert, 2 Apr 1942. The crewman on the wing is helping guide the pilot whose view is obscured by the aircraft’s raised nose.US Army Air Force Tuskegee airmen in front of a P-40 Warhawk fighter, Southern Italy or North Africa, circa May 1942 to Aug 1943
Kittyhawk Mark I fighter with the RAF 112 Squadron taxiing through the scrub of the Libyan desert, 2 Apr 1942. The crewman on the wing is helping guide the pilot whose view is obscured by the aircraft’s raised nose.US Army Air Force Tuskegee airmen in front of a P-40 Warhawk fighter, Southern Italy or North Africa, circa May 1942 to Aug 1943
AVG squadron flight leader Robert Kittyhawk fighters of the American Volunteer Group flying near the Salween River Gorge on the Chinese-Burmese border, 28 May 1942
AVG squadron flight leader Robert 'R. T.' Smith standing next to his P-40 Warhawk fighter, Kunming, China, 23 May 1942; note Nationalist Chinese emblem on cap and 'Flying Tigers' emblem on aircraftKittyhawk fighters of the American Volunteer Group flying near the Salween River Gorge on the Chinese-Burmese border, 28 May 1942
Warhawk aircraft in flight, May 1942-Jan 1943, photo 1 of 2Warhawk aircraft in flight, May 1942-Jan 1943, photo 2 of 2
Warhawk aircraft in flight, May 1942-Jan 1943, photo 1 of 2Warhawk aircraft in flight, May 1942-Jan 1943, photo 2 of 2
Close up of the cockpit and canopy of the P-40K Warhawk assigned to Capt Jack Hamilton of the 26th Fighter Squadron at Dijan Airstrip, Assam, India, late 1942.Airmen of the 5th Fighter Group of the Chinese-American Composite Wing (Provisional), China, 1940s
Close up of the cockpit and canopy of the P-40K Warhawk assigned to Capt Jack Hamilton of the 26th Fighter Squadron at Dijan Airstrip, Assam, India, late 1942.Airmen of the 5th Fighter Group of the Chinese-American Composite Wing (Provisional), China, 1940s
B-24 Liberator bomber taking off from an advance air field in Kunming, China, circa 1943; note P-40 Warhawk fighters in foregroundClaire Chennault with Chinese officers at an airfield, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, 1942-1943; note P-40 fighters
B-24 Liberator bomber taking off from an advance air field in Kunming, China, circa 1943; note P-40 Warhawk fighters in foregroundClaire Chennault with Chinese officers at an airfield, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, 1942-1943; note P-40 fighters
P-40 fighters being assembled at Karachi Airfield, Karachi, India (now Pakistan), 1942-1945P-40 Warhawk fighter in flight, 1939-1940
P-40 fighters being assembled at Karachi Airfield, Karachi, India (now Pakistan), 1942-1945P-40 Warhawk fighter in flight, 1939-1940

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