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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.

A crashed B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 41-9045) nicknamed "Stinky" of the 326th Bomb Squadron, 92nd Bomb Group near Athenry, Ireland, 15 January 1943. Handwritten caption on reverse: '92nd BG, 326th BS, (JW) "Stinky". 41-9045 at Athenry, Co. Galway, force landed 15-1-43.'

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  • 41-9045 Stinky

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Assigned 414BS/97BG Polebrook 3/42; transferred 92BG Bovingdon 24/8/42; crash landed Agricultural College, Athenry, Ireland, near Galway Bay, 15/1/43 ex N/Africa after taking part in 1st Prov Grp of Gen Brereton in Eritrea (as No 8.). En route...

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Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:17 AAM AAM ingest
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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