P-51D “Daisy Mae III”, 44-14514, E9:Y leads a 376th Squadron echelon over Essex in July 1945. The “war-weary” P-51B, 42-106538, E9:A was previously named “Little Luke” (E9:S), Lt. Dale F. Spencer’s personal aircraft, while Lt. Kenneth J. Scott’s “Curiosity Betty II”, 44-14600, E9:V formates in the background. 44-14514 was eventually lost in a crash on 22 August 1945. (Wiechers)