Aircraft Photo of N723FH / 472364 | North American P-51D Mustang | USA - Air Force | #50558
Registration / Serial:N723FH
Alternate Serial:472364
Military Code:SX-L
Aircraft Original Type:North American P-51 Mustang
Aircraft Generic Type:North American P-51 Mustang
Aircraft Version:North American P-51D Mustang
C/n (msn):122-38823
Operator Painted:USA - Air Force
Aircraft Name:Upupa Epops
City / Airport:Everett - Snohomish County / Paine FieldMap
Region / Country:Washington, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KPAE   IATA: PAE   Local: PAE   Other: -
Collection:Museum of Flight
Photo Date:4 August 2013
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 50558
Photo Comment

Delivered to the USAAF in Jan. 45 as 44-72364 and allocated to the 353rd FG, 8th AF to be flown with distinction by Lt. Harrison B. "Bud" Tordoff, an ornithology student who named her after the Hoopoe (Upupa epops). Post war service was with the Swedish AF as FV26061 and the Dominican AF as FAD1916.

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