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Republic P-47 Thunderbolt | by D. Sheley
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Republic P-47 Thunderbolt

Col. Cass S. Hough, future President of Daisy Manufacturing Co., maker of Daisy BB guns. He served with the 8th Air Force in England at a testing/modification center that did most of the drop tank testing.

Note the unique early canopy attempting to give pilots more rearward vision.

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Taken on September 13, 2010