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Ground personnel inspect the wrecked tail of a B-17 Flying Fortress ( serial number 42-97985) of the 94th Bomb Group.

Connections

Units

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    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...

Aircraft

  • 42-97985

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Dallas 24/4/44; Kearney 2/6/44; Dow Fd 27/6/44; Assigned 332BS/94BG [XM-Q] Rougham 28/6/44; mid air coll with 44-8177 (94BG) on assembly 30/11/44, with Owen Winter, Co-pilot: Charles Kennedy, Navigator: Dick Lambert, Bombardier: Dave Berz,...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:25:29 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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