513th Bomb Squadron

Squadron
B-24 Liberators of the 99th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force fly in formation over the Alps. Printed caption on reverse: 'AFHQ Dec.29th - American bombers headed for Germany. Flying over the Alps are these long range bombers, B-24 Liberators, of the 15th USAAF, on a mission to smash vital centers in the Axis lines of communications. USAAF photo thru PWB. Serviced by Algiers to B List, NA and IT. Approved by appropriate military authority. Reserviced by OWI London to List G.'

Object Number - FRE 8901 - B-24 Liberators of the 376th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force fly in formation over the Alps. Nearest aircraft is B-24D 41-11779 LI'L ABNER #41 of the...

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People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 16003930
  • Highest Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Radio Operator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 406th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 381st Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron 534th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Master Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Top Turret Gunner
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 19148243
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Radio Operator
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 36049846 / O-798466
  • Highest Rank: Captain
  • Role/Job: Co-pilot

Aircraft

UPL 15438
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Queen Bee, Lorraine
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Wash's Tub, Liberandos
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron Halverson Detachment
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Lil Abner
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Tangerine
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-24 Liberator
  • Nicknames: Per Diem the Second
  • Unit: 376th Bomb Group 513th Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date7 Aug 2021 21:02:17
ContributorKickapoo
Sources

The 376th Bombardment Group - The Halverson Project - WIkipedia

Date27 Sep 2014 18:42:50
ContributorAAM
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia

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