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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

A crashed B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-38193) of the 96th Bomb Group. Official caption printed on image: '682. (44) 4-13-44. Hon. Crash Landing. B-17G-42-38193. W.J.F.S.A.D.'

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Units

  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...

Aircraft

  • 42-38193

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 11/1/44; Kearney 2/2/44; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX-H] Snetterton 13/3/44; sustained battle damaged and crash landed Honington A/Fd, Sfk. 13/4/44 with Stanley Litowitz and crew 10RTD; with Don Deane in landing accident at Troston AD 1/5...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:17:25 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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