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Flight museum unveils new nose art painting - The Galveston County Daily News : Local News

July 25, 2014

Flight museum unveils new nose art painting

Posted: Friday, April 18, 2014 12:45 am

GALVESTON — When Larry Gregory gives a tour of the Lone Star Flight Museum, he sometimes has to be a little creative when explaining the artwork that adorned some planes during World War II, particularly when his tour includes young students.

Instead of trying to explain why young men at war painted scantily clad women on their airplanes, Gregory, the president of the museum, would have students use their smartphones to search for a more age-appropriate picture of a World War II bomber called Waddy’s Wagon not on display in Galveston.

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