USAAF Nose Art Research Project


 

Pistol Pete
P-38J

1st Fighter Group



Nose art painted by
T/Sgt Warren K PERRYMAN
1st Fighter Group
Sicily & Italy

Pistol Pete

Little is known of the history of this P38 Lightning which had its nose art painted by TSgt Warren Perryman. It was flown by Armour C Miller, an ace with 6 victories credited to his name. Enemy aircraft were destroyed on 11th March, 3rd and 13th April, 22nd May, 10th and 16th June 1944.





 


© Ray Bowden 30 November 2021