Category: WWII

Tribute…

Ham & Jam will never forget Maurice de Carrillo, and Roland Lepers, L - 4 and B-25 pilots who made us the honour to accept a flight memory on our aircraft. Maurice de Castex (c) photos Jean-Marie Urlacher, Laurent Cluzel et HamRead more

Nose art on Piper L-4

The Nose Art were rare on the Piper L - 4, especially in the artillery. A common exception was the Cubs who worked within squadron of the US Air Force in the middle of fighter-bombers,…). 12th TRS (F-AYZA) Chris Rozie the rocketeer… Read more

Fly past under the Eiffel Tower

Cartoon in Stars And Stripes, 1944 the 33rd reconnaissance and photo Squadron arrived at Toussus-le-Noble (A-46) just after the Liberation. In September 1944, the pilot Lt. Luther “Peaches” Killingsworth not resisted the pleasure of visiting in the… Read more

Liberation Day of St. André

August 21, 1944, the city of St André St André Liberation Day was liberated by Allied troops. The airbase of the Luftwaffe was to become the British base B24. The commemoration of this release will be… Read more