361st FG - Enlargement Page

Lt. Martin H. Johnson Jr’s personal P-47D, 42-75200, E2:F of the 375th ended up just off the main runway at Bottisham after a one-wheel landing on 22 April 1944. Only a few days earlier, Lt. Johnson had been one of “Bill’s Buzz Boys” and with a total ground score of eight enemy aircraft destroyed and one probable, in addition to one aerial victory, later became the Group’s top scoring strafer. (Pearce)