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Nose Art - 5

Gallery 5 - contains images of aircraft 'Nose Art', photographs of hand painted reproduction graphics of nose art from various USAAF groups (tails shown below) that are on display in Hut 1 and Hut 3 at the Museum.

Tail - 466
466th
Tail - 44
44th
Tail - 93
93rd
Tail - 389
389th
             
                     

Colours and proportions may differ from the originals.  The images are in no particular order.  The aircraft bodies themslves were painted in two main colours green (olive drab) or silver (neutral gray later aluminum).  For more detail about colours and camouflage see the site of Fritz The Fox.
You can find more about Nose Art here at the BBW site.
 
Olive Drab
Colour Olive Drab
Neutral gray
Colour neutral gray
 
NB -
Some images depict the female form in various states of undress to some extent.  Wording is that of the day (WWII) and may not be now politically correct.  There is no intent to offend or corrupt.  
 


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This Nose Art is in Hut 3:
 
nose-art Dinah Mite

 
nose-art Eager Beaver
 
nose-art Hellsadroppin

 
nose-art Mauliin' Mallard
 
nose-art Shady Lady

 
nose-art Thar She Blows

 
nose-art U Name It
 
nose-art Victory Belle
 
nose-art War Baby
War Baby

 
nose-art  Minerva
Minerva

 
nose-art Red Ass
Red Ass

 
nose-art Sterile Errol
Sterile Errol

 
nose-art The Blasted Event
The Blasted Event

 
nose-art Ball of Fire Junior
Ball Of Fire Junior

 
nose-art Celhalopdos
Celhalopdos

 
nose-art Hellsadroppin
Hellsadroppin

 
nose-art Hot Freight
Hot Freight

 
nose-art El Lobo
El Lobo (V1)

 
nose-art Heinie Hunter

 
nose-art Iron Ass

 
nose-art Jerk Natural
Jerk's Natural

 
nose-art Liberty Lad
Liberty Lad

 
nose-art Liberty Limited
Liberty Limited

 
nose-art Wham Bam
Wham Bam

 
nose-art Ball Of Fire
Ball Of Fire

 
nose-art Jo-Jo's
Jo-Jo's

 
nose-art Geronimo
Geronimo

 
nose-art Bomberang
Bomerang

 
nose-art Joisey Bounce - Utah Man
Joisey Bounce
renamed Utah Man

 
nose-art Hot Stuff
Hot Stuff

 
nose-art War Goddess
War Goddess

 
nose-art Gambling Lady
Gambling Lady

 
nose-art Unexpected VI
Unexpected VI
 
nose-art Lucky Lass
Lucky Lass
 
 
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You can find more about Nose Art here 
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This Nose Art is in Hut 1:
(I have yet to crop and refine these but they are here for your perusal and comment in the meantime.  They are in the form of a slide-show, click on an image to view and open it in PicasaWeb.  As I do refine* them I shall add them under the slide-show).

(* - essentialy perspective correction and croping).  

Nose Art Hut 1



There's a couple below that are un-named,
see if you can help identify them for us please.

 
Nose Art - Delectable Doris
Delectable Doris
 
Nose Art - Earthquake McGoon
Earthquake McGoon
 
Nose Art - Fancy Drawers
Fancy Drawers

 
Nose Art - Fightin Sam
Fightin' Sam

 
Nose Art - Hot Stuff
Hot Stuff

 
Nose Art - Jackass Male
Jackass Male

 
Nose Art - Pot Luck
Pot Luck

 
Nose Art - Swee Peah
Swee' Peah

 
Nose Art - Sweet Revenge
Sweet Revenge

 
Nose Art - Bigast Boid
The Bigast Boid

 
Nose Art - The Little Gramper
The Little Gramper

 
Nose Art - Touch Of Texas
Touch of Texas

 
Nose Art - Able Mable
Able Mable

 
Nose Art - Blasted Event
Blasted Event

 
Nose Art - Never Mrs
Never Mrs

 
Nose Art - Miss America
Miss America

 
Nose Art - Miss Liberty
Miss Liberty

 
Nose Art - Shazam
Shazam

 
Nose Art  - You're Safe At Home
You're Safe At Home

 
Nose Art  - Bunnie
Bunnie

 
Nose Art  - Clay Pigeon
Clay Pigeon

 
Nose Art  - Sweetest Of Texas
Sweetest of Texas

 
Nose Art  - Thumper
Thumper

 
Nose Art  - Unkknown 001
Un-named, can anyone identify this ?

 
Nose Art  - Will-er Run
Will-er Run

 
Nose Art - The Bad Penny
The Bad Penny

 
Nose Art - Litle Audrey
Little Audrey

 
Nose Art - Our Gal 3
Our Gal 3

 
Nose Art - Purple Shaft
Purple Shaft

 
Nose Art - Tahellenbak
Tahellenbak

 
Nose Art - Tennessee Dottie
Tennessee Dottie

 
Nose Art - Down De Hatch
Down De Hatch
 
Nose Art - Fearless Fosdick
Fearless Fosdick

 
Nose Art - Heaven Can Wait
Heaven Can Wait

 
Nose Art - Helen Hywater
Helen Hywater

 
Nose Art - Lemon Drop
Lemon Drop

 
Nose Art - Old Crow
Old Crow

 
Nose Art - Poop Deck Pappy
Poop Deck Pappy

 
Nose Art - Banana Barge
  The Banana Barge


 
Nose Art - Henry
Henry

 
Nose Art - Ruthless
Ruth-Less

 
Nose Art - Suzy-Q
Suzy-Q

 
Nose Art - Hollywood and Vine
Hollywood and Vine

 
Nose Art - Hustlin Hussy
Hustlin Hussy

 
Nose Art - Male Call
Male Call

 
Nose Art - Vampin Vera
Vampin' Vera

 
Nose Art - Pay Day
Pay Day

 
Nose Art - Stolen Moments
Stolen Moments
 
Nose Art - Our Baby
Our Baby

 
Nose Art - Unkown 002
Un-named, can anyone identify this ?

 
Nose Art - Archibald
Archibald

 
Nose Art - Dumbo
Dumbo

 
Nose Art - Lace
Lace

 
Nose Art - Big Chief Lil Beaver
Big Chief Lil' Beaver

 
Nose Art - Lilly Marlene
Lily Marlene

 
Nose Art - Little Lambsy Divey
Little Lambsy Divey

 
Nose Art - Lucky Strike
Lucky Strike

 
Nose Art - Meat Around The Corner
Meat Around The Corner

 
Nose Art - Open Post
Open Post

 
Nose Art - Silver Chief
Silver Chief

 
Nose Art - The Olde Hellgate
The Olde Hellgate

 
Nose Art - Birdie Schmidt Arc
Birdie Schmidt Arc

 
Nose Art - Jive Bomber
Jive Bomber

 
Nose Art - Marion 898
Marion 898

 
Nose Art - Sally
Sally

 
Nose Art - Star Swinger
Star Swinger

 
Nose Art - War Horse
War Horse

 
Nose Art - Boulder Buff
Boulder Buff

 
Nose Art - Bottle Baby
Bottle Baby

 
Nose Art - Flak-Happy
Flak-Happy

 
Nose Art - Little Lulu
Little Lulu

 
Nose Art - Say When
Say When

 
Nose Art - Tequila Daisy
Tequla Daisy

 
Nose Art - Sknappy
Sknappy

 
Nose Art - Umbriago
Umbriago

 
Nose Art - BTO
B.T.O.
(Big Time Operator)
 
Nose Art - Damifino
Damifino

 
Nose Art - Jamaica
Jamaica

 
Nose Art - Miss Minooky
Miss Minooky

 
Nose Art - Dragon Lady
Dragon Lady

 
Nose Art - The Ruptured Duck
The Ruptured Duck

 
Nose Art - Trips Daily
Trips Daily

 
Nose Art - Alfred II
Alfred II

 
Nose Art - Bull Bat
Bull Bat

 
Nose Art - Fords Folly
Ford's Folly

 
Nose Art - Puss n Boots
Puss 'n Boots

 
Nose Art - The Wild Hair
The Wild Hair

 
Nose Art - We'll Get By
We'll Get By

 
Nose Art - Gallopin Ghost
Gallopin Ghost

 
Nose Art - Reliable Babe
Reliable Babe

 
Nose Art - Times A' Wastin'
Times A' Wastin'

 
Nose Art - Just For You
Just For You

 
Nose Art - Laden Maid
Laden Maid

 
Nose Art - Parsons Chariot
Parsons Chariot

 
Nose Art - Pegasus
Pegasus

 
Nose Art - Play Boy
Play Boy

 
Nose Art - Blonde Bomber
Blonde Bomber

 
Nose Art - E Pluribus Aluminum
E Pluribus Aluminum
(E pluribus unum)

 
Nose Art - Lucky 'leven
Lucky 'Leven

 
Nose Art - Mademoiselle Zig Zag
Mademoiselle Zig Zag

 
Nose Art - Pappy's Yokum
Pappy's Yokum
(EN-UK - Yokel?)

 
Nose Art - Pete The Pom Inspector
Pete The Pom Inspector

 
Nose Art - Double Trouble
Double Trouble

 
Nose Art - Perils Of Pauline
Perils of Pauliine

 
Nose Art - Rosalyn
Rosalyn

 
Nose Art - Tangerine
Tangerine
 
Nose Art - Witchcraft
Witchcraft

 
Nose Art - Wolves Inc
Wolves Inc

 
Nose Art - Fat Stuff II
Fat Stuff II

 
Nose Art - Hello Natural II
Hello Natural II

 
Nose Art - Little Iodine
Little Iodine

 
Nose Art - Pop
Pop

 
Nose Art - The Flying Sac
The Flying Sac

 
Nose Art - What da' Hell
What Da' Hell

 
Nose Art - Palace Meat Market
Palace Meat Market

 
Nose Art - Prowler
Prowler

 
Nose Art - That's All Brother
That's all Brother

 
Nose Art - Back To The Sack
Back To The Sack

 
Nose Art - Sweetheart Of The Rockies
Sweetheart Of The Rockies

 
Nose Art - The Flak Ducker
The Flak Ducker

 
Nose Art - Dry Run
Dry Run

 
Nose Art - Pistol Packin' Bomma
Pistol Packin' Bomma

 
Nose Art - Quivering Box
Quivering Box

 
Nose Art - Red Ass
Red Ass

 
Nose Art - Satan's Sister II
Satan's Sister II

 
Nose Art - White Lit Nin
White Lit' Nin'

 
Nose Art - Dinky Duck
Dinky Duck

 
Nose Art - Kentucky Belle
Kentucky Belle

 
Nose Art - Oklahoma Gal
Oklahoma Gal

 
Nose Art - Old Faithfull
Old Faithfull

 
Nose Art - Star Dust
Star Dust

 
Nose Art - Sugar Baby
Sugar Baby

 
Nose Art - Assart
AssArt
(Hottest Tail in Town)

 
Nose Art - Buck Eye Belle
Buck Eye Belle

 
Nose Art - Lady Luck
Lady Luck

 
Nose Art - Ronnie
Ronnie

 
Nose Art - Uknown 003
Un-named, can anyone identify this ?

 
Nose Art - Wedding Belle
Wedding Belle

 
Nose Art - Big Dick
Big Dick

 
Nose Art - Bomb Totin Mama
Bomb Totin' Mama

 
Nose Art - Bombs Away
Bombs Away

 
Nose Art - Hookem Cow
Hookem Cow

 
Nose Art - Larrupin Linda
Larrupin' Linda

 
Nose Art - My Bunnie II
My Bunnie II

 
Nose Art - Plutocrat
Plutocrat

 


 


 


 


 


 


 



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