of 2. Iovacko Jato, 1. Zrakoplovna Skupina (2nd Fighter Squadron, 1st
Air Group) of the Air Force of the Independent State of Croatia. The pilot, Vladimir Sandtner,
defected in this aircraft to Falconara in Italy in April 1945. The
aircraft was captured by the Americans, who sold it to 318 Sqn (Polish)
of the RAF, reputedly for the princely sum of two bottles of whisky!