Republic P-47 Thunderbolt

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    #1 Snautzer01, Dec 11, 2014
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    Sealing up for transport

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    NACA testing

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    Four survivors over Chino this year

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    Nice Eric, your second aeroplane down is the same as this one:

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    No Guts No Glory formerly of The Fighter Collection captured at Duxford in 1994 at the 50th anniversary of D-Day airshow.
     
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    #5 Snautzer01, Dec 14, 2014
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    #6 Snautzer01, Dec 14, 2014
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    #7 Snautzer01, Dec 15, 2014
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    p47_08_sealed for transport.JPG
    P47 arrived in Africa 1944, notice the sealing of the belly tank.
     
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    Good shots! Thanks for sharing.
     
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    #11 Snautzer01, Dec 17, 2014
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    Benjamin O Davis Tuskegee Red Tails

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    Nice. I love the vintage shots of these birds.
     
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    #14 Snautzer01, Dec 18, 2014
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    San Diego Air and Space Museum

    4 Nations

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    #15 Snautzer01, Jan 11, 2015
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    P-47 from the 318th Fighter Group being moved onto the hanger deck of an aircraft carrier for the trip from Hawaii to Saipan.

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    #17 Snautzer01, Jan 13, 2015
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    P-47 D-23-RA 311 3rd Fighter Squadron, 4th fighter group, Philippine. 42-27995 was one of a batch of 800 P-47D-23s built by Republic in Evansville, Indiana

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    #19 Snautzer01, Jan 13, 2015
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    P-47D-23-RA 42-27932

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