Part of the 357th Fighter Squadron. Sgt. Arthur R. Minor was responsible for much of the Squadron’s nose-art. Capt. Dayton C. Casto’s “West by God Virginia” was one of his many creations and was crewed by S/Sgt. Fred L. Seavey, crew-chief, Pvt. Charles R. Betts, assistant, Cpl. Floyd E. Stinemetz, armourer and Sgt. Frank Pukoszek, radio man.
Photo by James Butler