Built by Bell in Buffalo, New York. Delivered to the U.S. Army. Disassembled and shipped overseas to Australia and reassembled.
Assigned to the 5th Air Force, 8th Fighter Group, 80th Fighter Squadron. No known nose art or nickname. Operated in Australia. On July 1, 1942 this Airacobra was officially condemned after an accident. Ultimate fate unknown, likely scrapped or otherwise disappeared.
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January 9, 2018