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B-17G#42-31968 'Miss Irish' returned from a mission to Marquise/Mimoyecques, FR and made an emergency landing at Rayson after taking a direct hit from an 88mm in the radio room on 19 Mar 1944.

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Units

Official emblem of the 100th Bomb Group, approved 30 March 1944 and replaced 1957
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Miss Irish
  • Unit: 100th Bomb Group 350th Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date: 5 Nov 2022 07:39:47
Contributormpfaley
Sources

Michael P. Faley-100th Bomb Group Historian-www.100thbg.com

Date: 8 Sep 2014 15:39:18
ContributorAAM
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection