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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-24 Liberator (serial number 42-50365) nicknamed "Susu" of the 707th Bomb Squadron, 446th Bomb Group. Image via J Moulin. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'B-24H-25-CF. 42-50365, "Susu". 707 BS, 446 BG- 8th AF. Nice 1945.'

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Units

  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 707th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-50365 SuSu

    B-24 Liberator
    Completed 51 missions. Left on Continent in January 1945. Transferred to 705th Bomb Squadron and renamed 'Wells Fargo'. Returned to USA.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:17:45 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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