German fighter Focke-Wulf FW 190A-8 “White 11” at the American airfield of St. Trond in Belgium. From the captured aircraft dismantled weapons.
The plane from Group II of the 4th Fighter Squadron, led by Walter Wagner, on January 1, 1945, took part in a raid on the American airfield Sint-Truidense. The aircraft’s engine was damaged by anti-aircraft fire, and the pilot had to make an emergency landing directly on this very American airfield.
Later the aircraft was repaired and repainted in a bright red-orange color and American identification marks.
Location: Sint-Truidense, Belgium
Date: January 1945