Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6 (Gustav). [photograph]


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Left side view of a Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6 (2+bar) of 7 squadron III./JG 27 flying over the Eastern Mediterranean in late 1943. [NOTE: NASM's Bf 109 is painted to represent this aircraft.]

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



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