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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 42-95223) nicknamed "Little Lulu" of the 392nd Bomb Group. Image via John E Bode

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  • 392nd Bomb Group

    392nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 392nd Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators out of Wendling, Norfolk from August 1943 until April 1945. They were the first Group to be given B-24H Liberators, the first B-24 model that was fitted with a nose turret on the production line, an adaptation...

People

  • John Bode

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner; Photographer; Assistant Engineer
    Entered service at New York, NY 2 December 1942. Joined 392nd BG early March 1944. Meighen crew. Rank at end of WW II was Staff Sergeant. Flew first mission 12 March 1944, survived 30 missions. Discharged 1945. Later in life, he supplied aviation...

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:28:53 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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