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"Consolidated B-24 Liberators Fly In Formation While En Route To Bomb Enemy Installations At Battrop, Germany. 11 November 1944. 446th Bomb Group, 706 Bomb Squadron"



  • 446th Bomb Group

    446th Bomb Group

    The 446th Bomb Group, who came to be known as "the Bungay Buckaroos" after the name of their Suffolk base, flew B-24 Liberators on strategic, support and interdictory missions over Europe. The Group led the Eighth Air Force and 2nd Bomb Division on the...

  • 706th Bomb Squadron


  • 44-40268 Kentucky Belle

    B-24 Liberator
    The Kentucky Belle was one of the later models of B-24J bombers and was equipped with some of the best technology available to the USAF. While in operation she served in 84 missions, 80 bombing runs and 3 'truckings' or fuel runs and a supply drop.


Date Contributor Update
11 October 2018 16:10:44 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations