Lt. Frank E McCauley Hicksville, OH. 61st Fighter Squadron. P-47C 41-6271 “Rat Racer”. Rat Racer is depicted here after being retired from front line service as war weary and serving as a monitoring plane with 490th Bomb Group at Eye, Suffolk.
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Rat Racer seen here with the 490th Bomb Group. Photo courtesy of Don Robertson via Kelly McNichols.
Note for Modelers:
Full armament retained. All markings were overpainted with the exception of the “Rat Racer” artwork. The serial # was re-marked lower down as 16271WW. Note the unusual checks, the colours being set diagonally.