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:

[Photo 5 of 13] Colonel George Kraigher (left), US Army Air Forces, and his unidentified copilot look back from their positions in the cockpit of a Douglas C-47 cargo aircraft, probably part of a Mediterranean Allied Air Forces (MAAF) Air Crew Rescue Unit (ACRU) attached to the Fifteenth Army Air Force, US Army Air Forces; Italy, 1944.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • World War, 1939-1945

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Repository Loc.

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



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