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B-24 44-40458 'Picadilly Tilly' 34BG, 8AF. Shown with the Bice crew.

Left-Right: Blackham, Forister, Bialas, Woelfel, Humphreys, Bice and Rowley.

Connections

People

  • Steve Bialas

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Assigned to 18BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Robert Bice

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Assigned to 4BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. 31 x combat missions. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Jack Blackham

    Military | Master Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    Assigned to 4BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. Survived 7-Jun-44 mission in B-24 42-94911 'Sweet Sioux'; enemy intruder A/C followed bomber stream back to base, shooting down A/C. Crashed off base near Wetheringsett, Baled out. Returned to Duty (RTD) ...

  • Carroll Forister

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Graduated Radio School in Sioux Falls, SD September 1943. Graduated Aerial Gunnery School in Laredo, TX October 1943. B-24 training-Blythe, CA from December 1943 to April 1944. Assigned to 34th BG, aircrew member of B-24 based at Mendlesham. Completed...

  • Ken Humphrey

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Assigned to 4BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. Survived 7-Jun-44 mission in B-24 42-94911 'Sweet Sioux'; enemy intruder A/C followed bomber stream back to base, shooting down A/C. Crashed off base near Wetheringsett, Baled out. Returned to Duty (RTD) ...

  • Francis Rowley

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-pilot / Pilot
    Assigned to 4BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. Survived 7-Jun-44 mission in B-24 42-94911 'Sweet Sioux'; enemy intruder A/C followed bomber stream back to base, shooting down A/C. Crashed off base near Wetheringsett, Baled out. Returned to Duty (RTD). Co-pilot and...

  • Arnold Woelfel

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail gunner
    Assigned to 4BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. 30 x combat missions. ETD Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

Aircraft

  • 44-40458 'Picadilly Tilly'

    B-24 Liberator
    Transferred from the 861BS, 493BG, 8AF. Assignments in 34th BG - 391st BS, 7th BS and 4th BS. Later transferred to the 828BS, 485BG, 15AF where it was lost in Italy 2-Mar-45 - MACR 12710

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 November 2019 21:40:58 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.b24bestweb.com/picadillytilly4.htm

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