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The B-24D, 41-11613, Florine Juju - HALPRO #10. This plane was allocated to the Halverson Project (HALPRO). The AAF project had been diverted from planned Lean-Lease allocations. HALPRO inventory formed the First Provisional Bomb Group in the Middle East under IX BC control. Later, the 376th Bomb Group was activated in-theater from the remnants . While still #10 , the smaller, Teggie Ann, was added. In the 376th BG, she was named and numbered as, 71 Teggie Ann, then, changed to, The Blue Streak, and, still 71.

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  • 376th Bomb Group

    376th Bomb Group

    Group
    Constituted as 376th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 Oct 1942 and activated in Palestine on 31 Oct. Began combat immediately, using B-24 aircraft. Operated with Ninth AF from bases in the Middle East, Nov 1942-Sep 1943, and with Twelfth AF from Tunisia...

Aircraft

  • 41-11613 Florine JuJu - Liberandos - Teggie Ann - The Blue Streak

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24D, 41-11613, named, Florine JuJu, The Blue Streak, Liberandos, and Teggie Ann, in the 376th Bomb Group, should not be mistaken for the B-24D Liberator bomber, 42-40664, also named, Teggie Ann, and flown as the Lead Aircraft, piloted by Col. K.K...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 October 2021 05:48:07 Kickapoo Changes to caption
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Black Sunday - Michael Hill

Date Contributor Update
05 August 2021 13:07:48 phil marchese Changes to caption
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Al Blue, The B-24 Liberator.
Maurer, AIR FORCE Combat Units in WWII.
Available images.
Phil Marchese, August 5, 2021.

Date Contributor Update
05 August 2021 13:05:34 phil marchese Changes to caption
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Al Blue, The B-24 Liberator.
Maurer, AIR FORCE Combat Units in WWII.
Available images.
Phil Marchese, August 5, 2021.

Date Contributor Update
05 August 2021 12:56:53 Kickapoo Changes to caption
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Aircraft names resequenced for accuracy - Kickapoo

Date Contributor Update
05 August 2021 12:51:15 Kickapoo Changes to caption
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Best Web - B-24 - 41-11613

Date Contributor Update
05 August 2021 12:45:45 Kickapoo Changes to caption
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Punctuation - Kickapoo

Date Contributor Update
30 June 2015 21:54:55 B24BestWeb Created entry with collection, caption and aircraft associations
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http://b24bestweb.com/

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