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IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

Two airmen of the 95th Bomb Group with a B-17 Flying Fortress nicknamed "Raider", a B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-29914) is visible in the background.

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Units

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

Aircraft

  • 42-29914 Mischief Maker

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 8/3/43; Smoky Hill 26/3/43; Baer Fd 10/4/43; Smoky Hill 13/4/43; Dow Fd 18/4/43; Assigned 339BS/96BG Grafton Underwood 24/4/43 MISCHIEF MAKER; Andrews Field 13/5/43; Snetterton 12/6/43; transferred 546BS/384BG [BK-H] Grafton...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:24:42 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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