Harry Cross


Object Number - UPL 28020 - Sgt Harry Cross of [ Elgin, IL ] the top turret gunner aboard 41-31819 "Mild & Bitter," a B-26 Marauder with 82 missions flown, photographed after...

Assigned to 452BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF. Flew on 41-31819's 50th combat mission.


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Units served with

  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force Ninth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment


Airmen of the 322nd Bomb Group admire the nose art of a B-26 Marauder nicknamed "Mild and Bitter". Handwritten caption on reverse: '322BG.'
  • Aircraft Type: B-26 Marauder
  • Nicknames: Mild and Bitter
  • Unit: 322nd Bomb Group 450th Bomb Squadron 452nd Bomb Squadron



Event Location Date Description
Elgin, IL, USA


Andrews Field Assigned to 452BS, 322BG, 9AF USAAF.


Date16 May 2017 20:31:11
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