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B-24D Liberator - 41-23661 - Black Jack - Unique Mission Markers : Horse Shoes with a mule for nose art.
Survived Operation TIDAL WAVE, 1 Aug 43, Ploesti, Romania. 345th BS - 98th BG - 9th AF - Flew on the Ploesti oil refinery raid, diverting to Sicily. Aug 1,1943

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Units

  • 9th Air Force
  • 98th Bomb Group

    98th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 98th trained for bombardment missions with B-24 Liberators during the first half of 1942. ...

  • 345th Bomb Squadron

    345th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Established as a B-24 Liberator heavy bomb squadron and trained by Third Air Force. Deployed to Egypt in June 1942 over South Atlantic Transport Route transiting from Morrison Field, Florida though the Caribbean to Brazil; performed trans-Atlantic...

Aircraft

  • 41-23661 Black Jack

    B-24 Liberator
    This B-24D, 41-23661, should not be confused with, 41-23816, also named, Black Jack, and, also, flew on and survived Operation Tidal Wave. 1 Aug 1943. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 August 2021 11:39:48 Kickapoo Changes to aircraft associations
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best Wen - B-24 - 41-23661 - Black Jack

Date Contributor Update
21 August 2021 11:38:04 Kickapoo Changes to caption and aircraft associations
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Best Web - B-24 - 41-23661 - Black Jack

Date Contributor Update
20 April 2021 02:19:00 Kickapoo Changes to caption
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Best Web - B-24 - '41-23661'

Date Contributor Update
20 April 2021 01:58:06 Kickapoo Changes to caption and mission associations
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Best Web - B-24 - 41-23661 - 'BLACK JACK'

Date Contributor Update
19 April 2015 14:42:54 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and mission associations
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http://www.b24bestweb.com

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