Chinese SB-2 bomber, Kunming, China, date unknownChinese Hawk III fighters at Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, 1937-1945P-40 Warhawk at rest, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, 1940P-40C Tomahawk IIA with the AVG Flying Tigers receiving needed maintenance alongside a Ryan PT-22 Recruit trainer at Kunming, China, Nov 1941-Spring 1942
Chinese SB-2 bomber, Kunming, China, date unknownChinese Hawk III fighters at Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, 1937-1945P-40 Warhawk at rest, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, 1940P-40C Tomahawk IIA with the AVG Flying Tigers receiving needed maintenance alongside a Ryan PT-22 Recruit trainer at Kunming, China, Nov 1941-Spring 1942
AVG squadron flight leader Robert B-24 Liberator bomber taking off from an advance air field in Kunming, China, circa 1943; note P-40 Warhawk fighters in foregroundChinese P-43 Lancer fighters at rest, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, date unknownBuildings occupied by American
AVG squadron flight leader Robert 'R. T.' Smith standing next to his P-40 Warhawk fighter, Kunming, China, 23 May 1942; note Nationalist Chinese emblem on cap and 'Flying Tigers' emblem on aircraftB-24 Liberator bomber taking off from an advance air field in Kunming, China, circa 1943; note P-40 Warhawk fighters in foregroundChinese P-43 Lancer fighters at rest, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, date unknownBuildings occupied by American 'Flying Tigers' airmen, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, circa 1944, photo 1 of 2
Buildings occupied by American C-46 Commando and C-47 Skytrain aircraft of China National Aviation Corporation at rest in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, date unknownC-47 Skytrain aircraft of China National Aviation Corporation at rest in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, date unknownMaintenance work at the Kunming airfield in Yunnan Province, China, circa 1944
Buildings occupied by American 'Flying Tigers' airmen, Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, circa 1944, photo 2 of 2C-46 Commando and C-47 Skytrain aircraft of China National Aviation Corporation at rest in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, date unknownC-47 Skytrain aircraft of China National Aviation Corporation at rest in Kunming, Yunnan Province, China, date unknownMaintenance work at the Kunming airfield in Yunnan Province, China, circa 1944
P-40 Warhawk fighter
P-40 Warhawk fighter 'Little Joe II' at the Kunming airfield in Yunnan, China, 1 Sep 1944


Search WW2DB & Partner Sites
News

Famous WW2 Quote
"You ask, what is our aim? I can answer in one word. It is victory. Victory at all costs. Victory in spite of all terrors. Victory, however long and hard the road may be, for without victory there is no survival."

Winston Churchill


Support Us

Please consider supporting us on Patreon. Even $1 a month will go a long way. Thank you!

Or, please support us by purchasing some WW2DB merchandise at TeeSpring, Thank you!