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Captain Tucker and crew of the 92nd Bomb Group beside the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress "Seymour Angel", England, 7 December 1943.

Connections

Units

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

Aircraft

  • 42-5734 Seymour Angel, The Red Balloon, Old Ironsides

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    (YB-40) Delivered Tulsa 29/10/42; Biggs 15/3/43; Presque Is 6/5/43; Assigned 327BS/92BG [UX-D] Alconbury SEYMOUR ANGEL 14/5/43; transferred 323BS/91BG [OR-R] Bassingbourn RED BALLOON 16/7/43; Returned to the USA Eglin 4/9/44; Yuma 4/5/45;...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 August 2019 10:22:08 Emily Changes to collection and caption
Sources

Official caption from Fold 3

Date Contributor Update
09 April 2019 13:50:20 phil marchese Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

AAM image
Flying Fortress 1936 1945

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