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Evening Folks - How Y'all ( 42-97562) with Lt. Col. Weitzenfield
Nose Art painted by Charles Busa and assisted by Tony Starcer
JOE HARLICK PHOTO

Connections

Units

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

  • 324th Bomb Squadron

    324th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Home of the Memphis Belle

People

  • Charles Busa

    Military | Ground Crew; Mechanic
    Busa was a line mechanic with 324nd Sqdn, 91st BG for six months before being transferred to the 441st Paint Shop.

  • Anthony Starcer

    Military | Corporal | Gunner
    Painted the nose art on the Memphis Belle after orginal artist died. Starcer was a nose artist extraordinaire ! ...

Aircraft

  • 42-97562 Evenin' Folks! - How Y'all

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 17/12/43; 1SAG Langley 12/1/44; Mitchell 1/2/44; Assigned 457BG Glatton 2/2/44; transferred 324BS/91BG [DF-D] Bassingbourn 27/2/44; Assigned 306BG Thurleigh 5/45 for VIP's; Salvaged 9AF Germany 23/5/46. EVENIN' FOLKS! HOW Y'ALL? ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
03 July 2021 00:29:01 acbernstein1 Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.91stbombgroup.com/photo_history/eveningfolks.html

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