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B-24 Liberator #r42-40722 'The Little Gramper' of the 491st Bomb Group used as a flight assembly ship.

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Units

  • 389th Bomb Group

    389th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 389th Bomb Group, known in more familiar terms as "the Sky Scorpions", flew strategic bombing missions in B-24 Liberators from Hethel, England. They also sent detachments to join bases in North Africa at Benghazi No. 10, Libya, between 3 July 1943...

  • 567th Bomb Squadron

    567th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    567th Bombardment Squadron, 24 December 1942 - 13 September 1945 ...

Aircraft

  • 42-40722 - The Little Gramper

    B-24 Liberator
    Initially, the B-24D Liberator, 42-40723, The Little Gramper, was in the 8th Air Force, the 389th Bomb Group, and the 566th Bomb Squadron in Britain. It was temporarily deployed to North Africa and the 9th Air Force, and flew on the Ploesti oil...

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Date Contributor Update
24 April 2015 23:19:02 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
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