P-40N flown by Lt. Joel B. Paris III, 7th FS, 49th FG
October 16, 2013 in Aviation
Lt Paris was born in Atlanta, GA in 1922. He entered the USAAF in March of 1942 He completed flight training and was commissioned in February of 1943. He was sent to the SWPA and was assigned to the 7th FS, of the 49th FG. He is credited with 9 confirmed victories. He remained in the service following the War and retired fro the USAF as a full Colonel.
The kit is from Mauve and I found it to be very good. OOB it is good but if one wanted to go hog wild on the P-40N there are a number of after market products. I built it OOB and used Aero Master decals.
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