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An airman of the 466th Bomb Group and an airwoman of the Women's Army Corps, with a B-24 Liberator used as a flight assembly ship. 41-24109WW

IWM catalogue record

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An airman of the 466th Bomb Group and an airwoman of the Women's Army Corps, with a B-24 Liberator used as a flight assembly ship.

Connections

Units

  • 466th Bomb Group

    466th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 466th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Attlebridge, Norfolk, during the last year of the war in Europe. The Group flew 232 missions in the course of the year and celebrated the 100th one by inviting local people onto the base to mark the...

  • Women's Army Corps

People

  • John Jennison

    Military | Colonel | Group Operations Officer
    Assigned to 66BS, 44BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

Aircraft

  • 41-24109 Ready & Willing/Silver Streak

    B-24 Liberator
    Flew on the 1st Aug 43 Ploesti Mission with the 93rd BG, pilot John R Roche, returned safely to Libya. Returned to ETO. Assigned to the 466th BG to serve as their Assembly Ship.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
09 October 2019 16:17:54 Al_Skiff Changes to person associations
Sources

Roger Freeman Photo - Lt Col Jennison ID'd

Date Contributor Update
06 March 2015 04:43:17 bombercommand Changes to caption and aircraft associations
Sources

AAM

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:26:24 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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