Hitt, Ward, Jr.; Meyer, John Charles; O'Connor, Arthur L. "Spider"; Air Force, Units, 336th Fighter Squadron; Korean War. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

F-86 Sabre pilots celebrate a successful mission during the Korean War. From the left, Capt James Roberts; Lt Ward Hitt, Jr.; Lt Col (later General) John C. Meyer, commander of the 4th Fighter Group; Lt Arthur "Spider" O'Connor. Hitt and O'Connor are members of the 336th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron; O'Connor has the "Rocketeers" insignia of the 336th on his flight jacket.

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Topic

  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Air pilots
  • Aeronautics

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

United States Air Force

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A09974