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IWM catalogue record

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Ground personnel of the 19th Bomb Group, Far East Air Force refuel a B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 41-2489) nicknamed "Suzy-Q".



  • 41-2489

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered MacDill 4/1/42; Assigned 93BS/19BG Java 7/2/42 with Hardison; 7BG, took part in all Pacific battles except Midway; claimed 26 enemy a/c; transferred to Mareeba, Aus, 9/42; Returned to the USA Hamilton 23/10/42; Geiger 25/3/43 when mechanic...


Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:14 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection