Capt. John W. Guckeyson poses with some of the firepower of his P-47D “Contrary Mary” and his crew-chief, S/Sgt. Alvin H. Walther. Capt. Guckeyson was credited with a single aerial victory, 3.8 enemy aircraft destroyed on the ground plus two more damaged, but was killed in action while strafing on 21 May 1944. (USAF)