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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 B-17 Flying Fortress (AW-S, serial number 44-6153) of the 96th Bomb Group with an ambulance. Image via Mark Brown, AFA. Written on slide casing: 'Signal Sq, AWS 46153.'

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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

  • 44-6153

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 15/5/44; Kearney 27/5/44; Grenier 7/6/44; Assigned 452BG Deopham Green 10/6/44; transferred 337BS/96BG [AW-S] Snetterton 11/6/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 2/6/45; Sth Plains 11/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:30:21 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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