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B-24 #41-24195 'Little Joe' and crew flew on 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid, returning safely to Libya.

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  • Wesley Pettigrew

    Military | Major | Pilot
    Assigned to 415BS, 98BG, 9AF USAAF. Pilot B-24 41-24195 'Little Joe' flew on 1-Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid, returning safely to Libya. Awards: SS, DFC, AM (OLC), WWII Victory, EAME.

Aircraft

  • 41-24195 'Little Joe'

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24D Liberator bomber, SN #41-24195, in the 9th Air Force, the 98th Bomb Group, and the 415th Bomb Squadron, named, 'Little Joe', flew on the Ploesti oil refinery raid piloted by Wesley N. Pettigrew, returning safely to Libya. Aug 1, 1943

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Date Contributor Update
20 April 2015 10:54:53 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and mission associations
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