Photograph of three U.S. Army Air Forces pilots, wearing their full flight gear, posing next to the wing of what appears to be a North American Aviation P-51 Mustang fighter aircraft at Fort Myers, Florida, around 1945 during World War II. Alexander A. Carlyle Jr. of Raleigh, NC (right), is pictured [circa 1945] [Photograph believed to be taken in Ft. Myers, Florida according to an envelope found in the collection that read: “P-51 Pictures Taken in Florida- Ft. Myers 1945”] [different version of WWII 66.B2.F14.6].
From Alexander A. Carlyle Jr. Papers, WWII 66, WWII Papers, Military Collection, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, N.C.
Owner: State Archives of North Carolina
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