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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.

The nose art of a B-24 Liberator (serial number 42-50739) nicknamed ""Ole Buckshot" of the 389th Bomb Group.

Connections

Units

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

Aircraft

  • 42-50739 Ole Buckshot

    B-24 Liberator
    567th BS Transferred to 566th BS as RR M+, then to 491st BG (21 May 45) for RZI.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:28:48 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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