Patrick J Foy

Military

Object Number - UPL 13640 - 2nd Lt Patrick J Foy's crew pose below the nose art of a B-24 Liberator 42-52508 "Libra" of the 486th Bomb Group.

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Units served with

A diagrammatic layout of AAF Station 174 - the USAAF codename for Sudbury airfield - while the 486th Bomb Group were stationed at the airbase as of the 22 June 1944.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

The nose art of a B-24 Liberator (serial number 42-52508) nicknamed "Libra ?" of the 486th Bomb Group. The nose art was painted by the artist Phillip S Brinkman.
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Libra
  • Unit: 486th Bomb Group 492nd Bomb Group (Heavy) 833rd Bomb Squadron 834th Bomb Squadron 857th Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date27 Sep 2014 18:21:03
ContributorAAM
Sources

486th BG/834th BS / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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