42-106844 Flossie II Lady Connie

Assigned to 328FS, 352FG, 8AF USAAF.

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People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 352nd Fighter Group 328th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-660088
  • Highest Rank: Major
  • Role/Job: Fighter Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 352nd Fighter Group 328th Fighter Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 11073428 / O-694046
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Fighter pilot
Colonel Irvine A Rendle, Group Commander of the 392nd Bomb Group instructs personnel of the group to adjust their watches for their 100th mission. 

Official caption on image: "51630 A.C." Printed caption on reverse: '51630 USAF- AN EIGHTH AIR FORCE LIBERATOR STATION, ENGLNAD. Col Irvine A Rendle of Rawlins Wyo, Liberator Group Commander, and Capt Harold F Weiland of Elyris, Ohio, Group Bombardier, give the Lib bombardiers a time "hack" for synchronization of their watches before going out on their 100t
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 14th Combat Bomb Wing 392nd Bomb Group Headquarters (14th Combat Bomb Wing)
  • Service Numbers: O-21576
  • Highest Rank: Colonel
  • Role/Job: Commanding Officer

Places

Aerial photograph of Bodney airfield, looking south east, the barrack sites are in the top centre of the image, 8 June 1945. Photograph taken by No. 542 Squadron, sortie number RAF/106G/UK/369. English Heritage (RAF Photography).
  • Site type: Airfield
  • Known as: Royal Air Force Bodney

Events

Event Location Date Description

Manufactured

Inglewood, CA, USA Built at North American.

Delivered

Beale AFB, CA, USA Delivered to USAAF.

Assigned

Bodney, Thetford IP26 5BX, UK Assigned to 328FS, 352FG, 8AF USAAF.

Crashed

Drayton, Norwich, UK 1945-02-13 Baled Out due to Engine Failure School Rd, Drayton Cat 4 damage Lt Irvine A Rendle, 13-Feb-45. P-51Bb42-106844 - 755BS 458BG 8AF