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The nose art of the B-24D Liberator, 41-23728, named, Hot Stuff, in the 330th Bomb Squadron, the 93rd Bomb Group, and TDY to the 9th Air Force.

Handwritten caption on reverse: '123728, 330BS, sal/co 3/5/43.'

IWM catalogue record

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

The nose art of a B-24 Liberator (serial number 41-23728) nicknamed "Hot Stuff",of the 330th Bomb Squadron, 93rd Bomb Group. Handwritten caption on reverse: '123728, 330BS, sal/co 3/5/43.'

Connections

Units

  • 93rd Bomb Group

    93rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 1 Mar 42 at Barksdale Field, Louisiana. On 15 May 42. the Group moved to Ft. Myers, Florida, to continue advanced flight training and also to fly antisubmarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico. They...

  • 330th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 41-23728 - Hot Stuff

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24D Liberator, Hot Stuff, was the 1st heavy bomber in the 8th Air Force (93rd Bomb Group, and 330th Bomb Squadron) to complete 25 missions, even though the B-17, Memphis Belle, wears the label of the first 50th mission B-24. Hot Stuff, crashed...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 September 2021 14:08:52 Kickapoo Changes to caption and unit associations
Sources

Punctuation, letters, spelling. - Kickapoo

Date Contributor Update
06 September 2021 14:06:08 Kickapoo Changes to caption
Sources

Punctuation, letters. - Kickapoo

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:41:58 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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