FRE 1292

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A B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-31235) nicknamed 'Goin' Dog' of the 384th Bomb Group takes off for a mission. A censor has obscured the triangle P and serial number on the aircraft's tail. Image stamped on reverse: 'Sport and General.' [stamp], 'Passed for publication 24 April 1944.' [stamp] and '313357.' [Censor no.] Printed caption on reverse: 'Back from Berlin. Crews of US Fortress Station returning from the Berlin raid which took place recently. 34320. A Fortress takes off- destination Berlin. S&G.' Handwritten caption on reverse: '231235 Goin' Dog (P) Lt Walter A Harvey.'

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Units

The insignia of the 384th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Goin dog
  • Unit: 384th Bomb Group 544th Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date: 2 Feb 2015 10:00:00
ContributorAAM
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection