42-29890 Stupifier, ‘Madame Pisonya

media-27043.jpeg UPL 27043 Crew of B17F "Stupefier". Emery Davenport (radio operator), front row, 3rd from the left.

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Object Number - UPL 27043 - Crew of B17F "Stupefier". Emery Davenport (radio operator), front row, 3rd from the left.

Delivered Denver 4/3/43; Sioux City 20/3/43; Kearney 9/4/43; Bangor 14/4/43; Assigned 525BS/379BG [FR-E] Kimbolton 22/4/43; then 526BS [LF-J]; battle damaged Anklam 9/10/43 crash landed base near base on return, with Wayne Maresh, Co-pilot: Frank Mailanander, Navigator: Bob Romme (Wounded in Action), Bombardier: Leroy Blair, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Art Patterson, Radio Operator: Emery Davenport, Ball turret gunner: Ken Barnett, Waist gunner: Jerry Gentile, Waist gunner: Maurice Cheramie, Tail gunner: Ed Hobbs (wia) (10 Returned to Duty); Salvaged 2 SAD Lt Staughton 10/10/43. MADAME PISONYER aka STUPIFIER.

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Units served with

The insignia of the 379th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 379th Bomb Group 524th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 12076091 / O-?
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Navigator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 379th Bomb Group 526th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 32079339
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Ball Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 379th Bomb Group 525th Bomb Squadron 526th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-671216
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Bombardier
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 379th Bomb Group 524th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 39232411 / O-?
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Co-Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 379th Bomb Group 525th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
  • Role/Job: Bombardier

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Salvaged

Little Staughton, Bedford MK44, UK 10 October 1943

Revisions

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Contributorjmoore43
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Added a space in front of the words "Tail gunner" in the A/C “Description” to aid clarity.

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Contributorjmoore43
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Added the A/C nickname listed on the 379th BG website - see: http://www.379thbga.org/ww2_crewphotos.htm

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ContributorAAM
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Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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