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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 B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-30415) nicknamed "Lucky Lady" of the 94th Bomb Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Nov. 1943. Source - G. Weckbacher. 94BG, Bury St. Edmunds, White Sq. Yellow A, should be Blue. Yellow O.'

Connections

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

  • 42-30415 Sugar Puss III, Lucky Lady

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 28/5/43; Kearney 9/6/43; Dow Fd 5/7/43; Assigned 410BS/94BG [GL-P] Rougham 7/7/43 SUGAR PUSS III; Missing in Action Emden 11/12/43 with Henry Berwaldt, Navigator: Joe Fishbein, Bombardier: Theo Nardone, Flight engineer/top turret...

Revisions

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

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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