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:

Nine US Air Force pilots of the 336th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron. Johnson AFB, Japan, 1951. From the left - Lt John Ironmonger, Capt "Swabby" Evans, Lt Charles O. "Chuck" Riester, Capt David Fitton, Capt Richard O. "Dick" Ransbottom, Lt R. Eugene Holley, Lt Jos V̌aughan, Lt Arthur L. "Spider" O'Connor, and Lt Donald Torres. Written as caption on album page - "John Henderson Max Weill Howard Lane". Album page 47.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • 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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Ward Hitt, Jr





Repository Loc.

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



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