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IWM catalogue record

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A B-17 Flying Fortress (JD-Z, serial number 44-8007) nicknamed "Screaming Eagle" of the 384th Bomb Group.

Connections

Units

  • 384th Bomb Group

    384th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 384th Bomb Group flew B-17s from Grafton Underwood, Northamptonshire, between May 1943 and June 1945. They were engaged in daylight bombing missions over Germany as part of the Allies' efforts to destroy the effectiveness of the Luftwaffe by...

Aircraft

  • 44-8007 Screaming Eagle

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered to Dallas 11/5/44; Langley 26/6/44; Grenier 11/7/44; Assigned to the 545th BS, 384th BG [JD-Z] at Station 106, Grafton Underwood on 3/8/44; transferred to the 305th BG at Chelveston on 9/5/45; SCREAMIN' EAGLE. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:27:10 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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