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Wreck of "Morale" April 11, 1945 Production-block:
B-17G-100-BO: 43-38874 to 43-39073
Manufacturer:
Boeing

Bomb Group:
92nd Bomb Group
Bomb Squadron:
326th Bomb Squadron

RCL: JW-J
Fate:
Crashed on take off(11 April 1945)

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...

  • 326th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 43-39063 Morale

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Lincoln 22/11/44; Grenier 3/12/44; Assigned 326BS/92BG [JW-J] Podington 2/1/45; battle damaged with Reg Hammond, crew all OK 11/4/45; Salvaged. MORALE.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
12 February 2020 06:11:43 RandySprout Changes to caption
Sources

Randy Sprout from my Dad's Collection of photos 1st Lt Robert LeRoy Sprout

Date Contributor Update
24 May 2019 13:52:14 general ira snapsorter Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Image reloaded to correct orientation. Original upload from user Randy Sprout https://www.americanairmuseum.com/user/39076

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