As the Second World War drew to a close, Allied bombers and fighters were able to fly relatively unchallenged over German territory. A lack of fuel, trained pilots and serviceable aircraft prevented the Luftwaffe from mounting any meaningful resistance.
In “Mustangs Over the Reich” by Stephen Brown, P51 Mustangs of 336th Fighter Squadron, 4th Fighter Group range deep into the Reich in a search for targets of opportunity. By VE-day the 4th had become the top scoring Fighter Group with over 1,000 victories against the Luftwaffe.
Image size: 28" wide x 20" high.