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[F-86, Kimpo, South Korea]

Description: Photograph of two men standing behind what appears to be a damaged tail of a F-86 jet. The man on the left is wearing a dark green coat and tan hat with a yellow scarf tucked into the front and the man to the right is wearing a blue coat with an olive green hat and is taking the other man's picture. The end of the plane that they are looking at seems to be severely damaged - there are multiple tears and holes in the plane's exterior and they appear to be on some sort of Air Force base as there are other planes and equipment in the background of the picture.
Date: 1952~/1955~
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[Ira M. Porter and F-86]

Description: Photograph of Ira M. Porter, jet pilot, United States Air Force, 4th Fighter Wing, Chiefs Squadron, in a pilot's uniform sitting on top a ladder leaning on a silver plane. The plane has 'FS-728-A' written on the side and the picture is taken in Bitburg Air Force Base, Germany and shows a field and houses in the backdrop.
Date: 1952~/1955~

[Ira M. Porter and F-86]

Description: Photograph of Ira M. Porter, jet pilot for the United States Air Force, 4th Fighter Wing, in uniform stepping into the cockpit of a plane. The man is smiling towards a camera that is being pointed at him towards the left of the picture and the plane that he is stepping into is silver with yellow stripes on the end of the plane as well as on the tail. On the tail of the plane the words 'U.S. Air Force 12796' are written.
Date: 1952~/1955~
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[Ira M. Porter and F-86]

Description: Photograph of Ira M. Porter, jet pilot, United States Air Force, 4th Fighter Wind, Chiefs Division standing in front of an F-86 plane and holding up two fingers representing the two MiG's he shot down. He is wearing a pilot jumpsuit and the plane behind him is silver with a yellow stripe towards the left side. In the middle, there is a decal portraying a Native American man in a traditional headdress and on the cockpit of the plane 'John L. Erickson' is written.
Date: 1952~/1955~
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[Ira M. Porter and Lieutenant Gus Blue]

Description: Photograph of two men, Ira M. Porter, Jet Pilot of F-86, left, and Lieutenant Gus Blue, right, in tan officer uniforms and black officer hats posing with a sign in Tokyo, Japan. The background of the picture seems to show that the men are standing in front of a store and there are various items displayed in the background, such as bottles and plastic bags.
Date: 1952~/1955~
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[Ira M. Porter and Lieutenant Livingston]

Description: Photograph of Ira M. Porter, jet pilot, United State Air Force, 4th Fighter Wing standing in front of an F-86 with Lieutenant Livingston. Both men are holding up two fingers to represent the MiG jets Mr. Porter shot down in the Korean war. The man on the left is wearing khaki pants and a dark jacket and the man on the right is wearing a dark jumpsuit. Both men are holding up peace signs and smiling at each other and the plane is silver with a decal of a Native American man in a traditional headdress.
Date: 1952~/1955~

[Ira M. Porter and Unknown Pilot in front of F-86]

Description: Photograph of two men, Ira M. Porter (left) and an unknown pilot (right), talking in front of a silver United State's Air Force plane. The plane has a yellow stripe towards the tail as well as a white, navy, and red star. The man on the left is wearing a brown jacket with dark green pants and a red scarf tucked into the front of his jacket and seems to be explaining something to the man on the right who is holding a cigarette and wearing an all black outfit and the tail of the plane has 'U.S. Air Force 24332' printed and below that 'FU-332' next to the white star.
Date: 1952~/1955~

[Ira M. Porter at Nellis Air Force Base]

Description: Photograph of two men in pilot uniforms smiling and shaking hands in front of a United States Army plane. The man on the left is wearing a dark green jumpsuit with a green hat and dark sunglasses and the man on the right, Ira M. Porter, is wearing a tan and green jumpsuit and is holding a helmet and the plane they are standing in front of is silver with a red, navy, and white star with 'FU-23'.
Date: 1952~/1955~
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[Ira M. Porter on the set of Battle Hymn]

Description: Photograph of Ira M. Porter and a woman standing in front of a yellow convertible on the set of "Battle Hymn". The landscape of the picture is dry and mountainous. On the left, the woman is wearing a white hat and cat-eye sunglasses with a red, white, and blue navy checkered shirt and Porter is wearing an olive green jumpsuit with a red hat.
Date: 1952~/1955~

[Ira M. Porter on the Set of Battle Hymn]

Description: Photograph of a movie set with a group of people, including Ira M. Porter wearing a red cap, who are part of the movie crew for Battle Hymn in the foreground of the photograph with lighting equipment, camera equipment, and other production items. There is a man in front of the plane holding a scene marker, indicating that a scene is about to start and on the right wing of the plane there is a man in a green jumpsuit and red hat who appears to be an actor in the scene that is about to be filmed. There is also a man sitting in the cockpit of the plane who also seems to be an actor in the scene portraying a pilot. The front side of the plane appears to have Korean symbols and the back side of the plane appears to have an artistic take on the Korean flag and in the middle of the side of the plane facing the camera there is the number 18. Porter flew in some scenes of the movie.
Date: 1952~/1955~
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