The North American P-51 Mustang
P-51 Who?   Case # 209
44-72438         Closed
Solved by: Kerr, Smith
P-51 Who 209
Case#: 209
Date: Oct 01 2002
By: Tulio Soto
Photo: at Tom Reily's shop
Status: Closed
Serial: 44-72438
P-51 Who? Viewer Responses
John Kerr:
10/14/2002 10:26
P-51D at Tom Riley's shop is P-51D, 44-72438, ex FAD 1920. Before service with Dominican AF it served with the Swedish AF as FV 26131. Time frame for photo is 1987-1988 when the aircraft was owned by Selby Burch. Aircraft now registered as N7551T and is owned by Bob Jepson and has carried names of Lady Alice and Hell-Er Bust. Aircraft returned to USA in 1984.
Tom Smith:
10/18/2002 19:49
This is 44-72438 setting in Kissimmee while owned by Selby Burch. Selby purchased the plane from Brian O'Farrell, ex FAD1920. The plane was restored by Pete and Richard Lauderback. The plane is now owned by Bob Jepson named Hell-er Bust. N7551T
Case Closed!
P-51 Mustang

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