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"Bombs drop from the open bomb bays of three Consolidated B-24 Liberators of the US 8th AF as they unload over the marshalling yards at Rheine, Germany, 9 March 1945."

FL code = 704BS, RT code =706BS, 446BG. FL-P is B-24 41-29144 'Ronnie'.



  • 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. ...

  • 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...

  • 704th Bomb Squadron
  • 706th Bomb Squadron



Date Contributor Update
09 December 2018 09:52:48 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations