Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

A group of seven US Air Force pilots, possibly of the 336th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron, standing, smoking and talking, Johnson AFB, Japan, 1951. One of the men (second from the left?) is a Colonel Preston. Written as caption on album page - "Col Preston". Album page 42.

Collection Item Long Description:

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

Date

1951

Place

Japan

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A09976-44A