Bell P-39L / P-400 Aircobra
Land's End (GB) → Port Lyautey (Marrocos)
Lt. Claude Rayburn USA
This was one of the aircraft that followed the leader in the way from GB to North Africa and ha to land in Lisbon.
The pilot was interned in Elvas for several weeks.
The aircraft became part of OK squadron from the Portuguese Aeronáutica Militar.
* “Aviões da Cruz de Cristo” – Mário Canongia Lopes
* "Spitfires e Hurricanes em Portugal" -Mário Canongia Lopes
* Bill Littlejhohn