The wing of a B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-5888) nicknamed "Elusive Elcy" of the 94th Bomb Group flies off as a result of a direct hit, during a mission over Emden. A printed caption has been obscured on the front of the image: Handwritten caption on reverse: '27-9-43.'
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- Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
- Nicknames: Elusive Elcy
- Unit: 94th Bomb Group 331st Bomb Squadron