This picture was labeled only "David Cohen, cpl 600th a/c mechanic" in the Randy Stange's photo collection.

The date is unknown but the A/C number is visible. It is 42-102507, a 600th A/C which arrived 28 April 1944 as N8-N, but changed to N8-F in July 1944. It was Missing in Action March 18, 1945.

Cpl. David Cohen is painting the 52nd mission label on the aircraft. Analysis someday of the flights of 42-102507 may help yield the approximate date of the photograph.


  1. Aircraft in photo: 42-102507
  2. Photo Date: Unknown, but probably 1944
  3. Photo Location: Nuthampstead
  4. Photo Reference: Stange_Cohen.
  5. Information compiled by UK Friends of the 398th with thanks to Randy Stange.
  6. This photo is part of Randy Stange's 398th Photo Collection CD.
  7. If you would like to add information about this photograph, please contact our Crew Photos Coordinator. Please mention the title and photograph date