Focke-Wulf Fw 190 Family. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Two US Army officers, John Courtney (left) and another identified only as Doyle, stand by the tail of a captured Focke-Wulf Fw 190 fighter aircraft at an airfield in Montecorvino, Italy, September 1943. The fighter was captured when the Luftwaffe pilot landed, unaware that the airfield had been captured a few days earlier.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics
  • Airplanes
  • World War, 1939-1945

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

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Date

September, 1943

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-7A23617

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