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A B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-3085) of the 331st Bomb Squadron, 94th Bomb Group that has crash-landed.



  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942; Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 331st Bomb Squadron


  • 42-3085 Helno-Gal

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 3/2/43; Dow Fd 12/4/43; Assigned 331BS/94BG [QE-N] Rougham 28/4/43; battle damaged Emden 21/5/43 with Willard Roemke, (10 Returned to Duty); force landed Nth Weald, Ex.; Salvaged 6/7/43 due to battle damage. HELNO GAL. Sustained...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:25:10 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection