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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.

A Luftwaffe officer guards a crash-landed B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-3190) of the 94th Bomb Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'B-17F 42-3190. 94 BG. Used by Luftwaffe in KG 200, 14-7-43. France. / B-17F 42-3190 of 94 BG was made flyable again and used in KG 200 (Luftwaffe's Bomb Wing 200). 94BG, 333BS, FTR 14 July 1943, MACR 114 RNAF.'

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Units

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942; Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

Aircraft

  • 42-3190 Mr Five by Five, Nip 'N Tuck

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 15/3/43. Bangor 23/5/43. Assigned 333BS/94BG [TS-W] Rougham /43 (332BS [QE-W]. Missing in Action Le Bourget 14 July 1943 with Captain Kee H. Harrison (*), Co-pilot: David H. Turner (*), Flight engineer/top turret gunner: James H....

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:41:50 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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