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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 pathfinder B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 44-8781) of the 96th Bomb Group in flight, 9 April 1945.

Connections

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

  • 44-8781

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 22/12/44; Hunter 4/1/45; Grenier 4/2/45; Assigned 8AF 8/2/45; RetUS, Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Walnut Ridge 29/12/45.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:29:23 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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