He was “…close to my wing when flak burst between us…” - The last mission of P-47 pilot William Gorman
Flight Officer (F/O) William (NMI) Gorman, T-223063, poses for a picture in the cockpit of a Republic P-47D Thunderbolt fighter. Note his right hand rests atop the rear-view mirror on the windscreen of this “Razorback” version of the P-47. (The Story of the 371st Fighter Group in the ETO)
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