USAAF Nose Art Research Project


Li'l Po'kchop
B-26B-10-MA 41-18250

322nd Bomb Group, 451st Bomb Squadron

Nose art painted by
453rd Bomb Group, 735th Bomb Squadron

Li'l Po'kchop

Not much is known so far about this Marauder but its beautifully executed cursive script was painted by Alex Schindelheim. It's three duck symbols denote diversionary missions and a credited victory against a Luftwaffe fighter has also been added together with a string of mission marks.


© Ray Bowden 20 August 2022