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The 'semiofficial' insignia of the 44th Bomb Group. The Pelican was the 67th BS. The 67th was the only one of the 44th to have two squadron patches, it was worn on the right side while the eight ball on the left.

IWM catalogue record

This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

The 'semiofficial' insignia of the 44th Bomb Group.



  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

  • 67th Bomb Squadron


Date Contributor Update
20 October 2014 14:46:28 Lucy May Changes to caption and unit associations

Associated with 67th Bomb Squadron based on Pathway's information.

Date Contributor Update
19 October 2014 12:39:15 pathway Changes to caption

Steve Adams pathway

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:33:03 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection