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Flying Fortresses of the 412th BS, 95th BG, 8AF USAAF taxiing to the runway. 42-30634 'Liberty Belle' the last in the file.

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Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

  • 412th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-30634 'Liberty Belle'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 2/7/43; Gr Isle 22/7/43; Walla Walla 1/8/43; Scott 9/8/43; Presque Is 17/8/43; Assigned 412BS/95BG [QW-O] Horham 20/8/43; 30m, Missing in Action Brunswick 21/2/44 with John McGuigan, Bombardier: Tom Barron, Flight engineer/top turret...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
30 January 2016 10:50:51 mpfaley Changes to caption
Sources

Mike Faley-13th CBW historian

Date Contributor Update
17 December 2015 09:55:15 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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http://95thbg.org/j3migr/images/aircraft/42-30634-LibertyBelle.jpg

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