USAAF Nose Art Research Project


 

Joe the Joker
A-20G

3rd Attack Group 89th Sqn



Nose art painted by
Sgt Tony BENSON
3rd Attack Group 89th Sqn
Pacific

Joe the Joker

Assigned to Lt William Fowler and his crew chief Sgt Van Bolcum at Nadzab, New Guinea. Painted by Sgt Tony Benson from one of Lt Edmund Suor's wonderful caricatures of its pilot and based on one of Damon Runyon's characters.





 


© Ray Bowden 26 June 2022