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42-94766

B-24 Liberator

A 34th BG original which completed 54 missions.

Service

Aircraft

  • 42-95303 Crow's Nest

    B-24 Liberator

  • 44-10515

    B-24 Liberator
    Crashed on 6 February 1945 while forming up before a mission to Magdeburg. The aircraft became caught in the prop wash of another, and clipped the underside of B-24 42-94766, chopping it's tail off, and causing it to crash near Deopham. All of the crew...

Units

  • 34th Bomb Group

    34th Bomb Group

    Group
    After forming part of the American defence force, first on America's east coast and then on its west, the Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force in April 1944 and entered combat in May 1944. The Group helped with the preparation for the Normandy...

  • 391st Bomb Squadron

People

  • Virgil Brave

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner | 34th Bomb Group
    Assigned to the 34th Bomb Group on 1 April 1944 in Blythe California. ...

  • Charles Cleary

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot | 453rd Bomb Group

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 October 2015 19:29:01 JasonR Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, nicknames, markings, description and unit associations
Sources

34th BG online records: http://valortovictory.tripod.com/b24s/42-94766.htm

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