2014 Warbirds in Review The P-51 Mustang "Petie 2"
Price : $19.95
Jerry Yellin elnisted in the Army Air Corps on February
15, 1942, on his 18th birthday and graduated from Luke Field in August of 1943
as a fighter pilot. He was in combat in the Pacific Theater and Iwo Jima
with the 78th Fighter Squadron and participated in the first land based fighter
mission over Japan on April 7, 1945. The last mission of the war was on
August 14, 1945. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross with an Oak
Leaf cluster and the Air Medal with four Oak Leaf clusters. He was
discharged a Captain in December 1945. The P-51 in the video is owned by
Tony Buechler. A long time Warbirds of America member and supporter.
Tony purhcased his blue nose Mustang in 1985 and has flown it 2400 hours in
those 29 years.
Length 21:26, DVD Format