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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 42-51864) nicknamed "Badger Beauty" of the 376th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force. Written on slide casing: 'B-24 Sandia Base, NM 1946, Badger Beauty 15 AF? 441602 515 BS, 376 BG.'



  • 376th Bomb Group

    376th Bomb Group

    Constituted as 376th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 Oct 1942 and activated in Palestine on 31 Oct. Began combat immediately, using B-24 aircraft. Operated with Ninth AF from bases in the Middle East, Nov 1942-Sep 1943, and with Twelfth AF from Tunisia...

  • 15th Air Force


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:33:47 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection