Capt Virgil Meroney
with Chief Sgt Giesting
This one is of the 352nds first ace, Capt Virgil Meroney with his Crew
Chief Sgt. Al Giesting. Meroney flew a P-47 named "Sweet Louise". Virgil
was the 352nd's only P-47 ace. No other Bastard got 5 in the Jug. He had
a total of 9 kills before he went down in April '44.
Courtesy of Sam Sox