Beechcraft T-6 "Texan II" - 12th Flying Training Wing - 39th Flying Training Squadron (39 FTS) - Heritage P-51 Mustang flown during WW2 by Capt. Leroy Grosshuesch

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Décoration spéciale appliquée sur un Beechcraft T-6 "Texan II" du 12th Flying Training Wing (12 TFW) - Air Education and Training Command (AETC) - 340th Flying Training Group (340 FTG) - 39th Flying Training Squadron (39 FTS) de l'US Air Force (USAF) basé à Randolph Air Force Base, Texas avec marquage spécial repeint pour correspondre au schéma du P-51 Mustang piloté pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale par le capitaine Leroy Grosshuesch. Grosshuesch qui était le commandant du 39e Escadron de chasse alors désigné lorsqu'il a coulé un destroyer japonais au large de Goto Retto près de Kyushu, au Japon, le 30 juillet 1945

Special decoration applied to a Beechcraft "T-6 Texan II" of the 12th Flying Training Wing (12 TFW) - Air Education and Training Command (AETC) - 340th Flying Training Group (340 FTG) - 9th Flying Training Squadron (39 FTS) of the US Air Force (USAF) based in Randolph Air Force Base, Texas with a special marking repainted to match the scheme of the P-51 Mustang flown during WW2 by Capt. Leroy Grosshuesch. Grosshuesch was commander of the then-designated 39th Fighter Squadron when he sank a Japanese destroyer off Goto Retto near Kyushu, Japan on Jul. 30, 1945.