|Caption||USAAF Capt Arthur Bridge sitting in the cockpit of his P-51D Mustang as his crew chief, Sgt JM Thompson, gasses the plane, Iwo Jima, Mar 10, 1945. Note Colt 1911A sidearm in front of the windscreen. ww2dbase|
|Source||ww2dbaseUnited States Army Air Force|
|Photos on Same Day||10 Mar 1945|
|Photos at Same Place||Iwo Jima, Japan|
|Added By||David Stubblebine|
|Added Date||28 Feb 2014|
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|Licensing||Public Domain. According to the United States copyright law (United States Code, Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 105), in part, "[c]opyright protection under this title is not available for any work of the United States Government".|
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|WW2-Era Place Name||Iwo Jima, Japan|
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