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B-24J - 42-110070. Lady Luck . Port / Left Side - Before Nose Art was Added. Starboard / Right side has "Elmer". RCL "E" was changed to "K". 10 Aug 44. Airplane was force landed or crashed on the Continent. 10 Jan 45. Salvaged 13 Mar 45. 754th Bomb Squadron, 458th Bomb Group, in the 8th Air Force. ~ Info Contributor - Tom Brittan

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Units

  • 458th Bomb Group

    458th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 458th Bomb Group (H) entered combat with the 8th Air Force in February 1944. Based at Horsham St. Faith in England, the combat crews participated in the decisive Campaigns 'Big Week', 'Big B', D-Day and the assault on Germany's oil industry waged...

  • 754th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-110070 - Lady Luck - Elmer

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24J, 42-110070, was assigned to the 754th Bomb Squadron, the 458th Bomb Group, in the 8th Air Force, USAAF. The airplane crashed or was force landed on the European Continent. 10 Jan 45. Salvaged 13 Mar 45.

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Date Contributor Update
02 February 2022 07:57:17 Kickapoo Changes to caption
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Date Contributor Update
04 April 2017 14:47:18 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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