Flight Line at Republic Field
Cleaning a .50 during aerial gunnery
Note these P-47C's only have 2 guns
mounted per wing.
395th Fighter Squadron Photo Album Page 1943
395th in flight off the east coast
Maintenance  & Armament crews at work
395th FS pilots riding in a jeep to their planes.
Pre-deployment field excercise
395th FS Pilots
These photos were taken in New York from June - Dec 1943
This page is dedicated to 395th pilot Charles Rust
Killed on October 6th, 1943 in a crash at Farmingdale, NY
Milt Brophy, George Reynolds, Jim Welsh
& Vern Powers
Robert Griffith & Vern
George Reynolds, Milt Brophy, &
Vern Powers with Col Meyers P-47D6-RE
"Brass Hat"
Jim Welsh
395th P-47D-6-RE
S/N 42-74837
Flown by Roy Bowlin
Playing with a 90mm AA Gun
Capt. Montag at blackboard
Lt. Nolan (front)
Lt. Kik leaning on tent
Rare color photo of 395th FS Flight Line at Republic Field
Rare color photo of 395th pilots
Alexander LeLoup, Bob Fay, Richard Kik Jr, Cliff Gamble, Al
Kleinklaus, Joe Williams, & Jim Early down front.
Lt. Richard Kik Jr. 1943