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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 (BX-W, serial number 42-31053) nicknamed "Stingy" of the 338th Bomb Squadron, 96th Bomb Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Stingy.'

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  • 42-31053 'Stingy'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 12/9/43; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX-W] Snetterton 29/9/43; while on a training mission damaged in mid air coll with 43-37684 (96BG) 11/10/44, with Nick Jorgenson, Co-pilot: Dave Fritsch, Navigator: Ralph Harrison, Bombardier: Tom Hooper...

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Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:17:34 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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