"Ding Hao" which is the name on the side of Col. Howard's ship is Chinese for "very good", and is a well deserved title for both ship and pilot!  Here he observes as one of his ground crew puts the finishing touches on a German swastika.
(photo contribution of J. Merx)
The ONLY "Medal of Honor" recipient in the European theatre by
a Fighter Pilot was Col. James H. Howard  of the 354th Fighter Group!

Click here to view "DING HAO" taxi out on the runway and take off!!
James Howard at Boxted preparing for takeoff!