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42-107030 "Fifinella" (possibly a photo of Tony Starcer who painted the nose art for Fifinella)

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Units

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 322nd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Anthony Starcer

    Military | Corporal | Gunner
    Painted the nose art on the Memphis Belle after orginal artist died. Starcer was a nose artist extraordinaire ! ...

Aircraft

  • 42-107030 Fifinella

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 2/2/44; Grenier 5/3/44; Assigned 322BS/91BG [LG-T] Bassingbourn 25/3/44; Missing in Action 54m Le Manoir RR bridge, Fr 13/8/44 with Tom Smith (Killed in Action); Co-pilot: Joe Vukovich, Navigator: Alex Calder, Ball turret gunner: Jesse...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 July 2021 01:08:21 acbernstein1 Changes to caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

AAMIB

Date Contributor Update
26 January 2017 22:23:11 Yorkshireman Created entry with collection, caption and aircraft associations
Sources

Hutchinson & Cortright

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