The Curtiss P-40 in
Royal New Zealand Air Force Service


14 Squadron
15 Squadron
16 Squadron
17 Squadron
18 Squadron
19 Squadron
20 Squadron



Lone Hawk

I have no info as to the unit, date, or location for this photograph.


Project 914 Archives (S.Donacik collection) - Larger Image



Rollin'

A P-40N on the roll, about to depart Green Island, March 1944.


Project 914 Archives - Larger Image



Three Hawks

Three-ship of 14 Squadron P-40Es... from front to rear; HQ-B, NZ3008, named 'Umslopogaas',
HQ-Q, NZ3035, and HQ-A, NZ3007, named 'Magnolia Mufflewort'. The photo was taken by Leo White
in either 1942 or July of 1943, depending on who you believe. I'll sort it out eventually.


Whites Aviation Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library via National Library of New Zealand - Larger Image



A closer look...


Whites Aviation Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library via National Library of New Zealand - Larger Image



Marlborough Marauder

P-40E from 16 Squadron flying over New Zealand's Marlborough Coast, 1942.


Air Force Museum of New Zealand - Larger Image



Drummin' Up Business

P-40s of 20 Squadron over the city of Auckland during a recruiting drive, 1944.


Air Force Museum of New Zealand - Larger Image


Air Force Museum of New Zealand - Larger Image


Air Force Museum of New Zealand


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