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The B-24D, 'Florine JuJu' / '71 Teggie Ann' / '71 The Blue Streak' survived the war with many missions and returned to the United States for a war bond tour in 1944-45.



  • 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...


  • John Young

    Military | Major | B-24 Command Pilot
    Lieutenant John S. Young from Dallas Texas was a B-24D Liberator bomber pilot with the 9th Air Force, 98th Bomb Group and the 344th Bombing Squadron, based at Cairo, Egypt, Tobruk, and Benghazi, Libya, in the Mediterranean theatre 1942-3. ...



Date Contributor Update
12 August 2019 22:06:16 Kickapoo Changes to caption and person associations

Anatomy Of A Disaster - Gen. Hoyt S. Brandenberg ---- Into The Fire - Duane Schultz ---- John S. Young, Jr. - personal archives

Date Contributor Update
22 May 2019 21:35:21 Kickapoo Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and mission associations

John S. Young - Personal Archive