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This is the crew of the Million Dollar Baby, Harvey Vest - Pilot - second from right, bottom row



  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...


  • Harvey Vest

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    Harvey Vest was the son of merchants from McComb MS. He worked for the railroad, and when WWII started, he enlisted with the US Army Air Force in January 1942. He qualified for pilot training and trained in Pendleton, OR, El Paso TX and and Arizona...


  • 42-97268 Million Dollar Baby

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Accepted 12/2/44; Delivered Cheyenne 18/2/44; Dalhart AAF 1/3/44; Grenier Fd 2/4/44; Assigned 410BS/94BG [GL-Z] Rougham 22/4/44; Ret US Bradley 4/8/45; 4185 BU Independence 30/11/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA)...


Date Contributor Update
10 July 2019 09:58:00 general ira snapsorter Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations

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