USAAF Nose Art Research Project


 

Spirit of Hayti
P-47D-2-RE 42-8213



Spirit of Hayti Photo courtesy of Dave Barkovitz
Photo courtesy of Dave Barkovitz

War Bond P47D Thunderbolt purchased by citizens of Hayti, Missouri and based at 125th Base Unit, Dover Field, Delaware until it was damaged in a taxi accident on 24 Aug 44 being piloted by James Echeverria.





 


© Ray Bowden 4 December 2021