Air Force, Units, 336th Fighter Squadron; Bases and Installations, Foreign, Japan; Korean War. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Three US Air Force pilots relaxing over beers in the officers' club, Johnson AFB, Japan, 1951. Left, Captain Richard O. "Dick" Ransbottom of the 336th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron. The man on the right may be Lt R. Eugene "Gene" Holley, also of the 336th. Written on album page - "A Day's play!". Album page 40.

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Topic

  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Air bases, American
  • Military bases, American--Japan
  • Air pilots
  • Aeronautics

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Ward Hitt, Jr

Subject

Ransbottom, Richard O

Date

1951

Place

Japan

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A09976-42B