Flying P-51B 42-106588, E2:Y, Lt. Sherman Armsby destroyed three enemy fighters during the Kothen mission of 20 July 1944. Diving on an Me109 which had just shot down a B-17, his first victim baled out when he flew within 25 yards of him and after exhausting all his ammunition on the second one, he slid over another 109 forcing it to crash into a railway embankment.(Fielding)