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B-24D - Zombie - 41-11787, in the 9th Air Force, the 98th Bomb Group, and the 415th Bombardment Squadron. It was shot down and lost over Sicily before Operation Tidal Wave, on August 1, 1943.

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  • 98th Bomb Group

    98th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 98th trained for bombardment missions with B-24 Liberators during the first half of 1942. ...

  • 415th Bomb Squadron

    415th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    The 415th Bomb Squadron was established as a B-24 Liberator Reconnaissance Squadron in early 1942. Initially, it was engaged in antisubmarine patrols over the Gulf of Mexico. Later, it was redesignated as a Heavy Bombardment Squadron, and was trained...

Aircraft

  • 41-11787 Zombie

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24D, 41-11787, named, Zombie, was in the 415th Bomb Squadron, the 98th Bomb Group, and the 9th Air Force, based at Benina Airfield, Benghazi, Libya, North Africa. The plane was hit and severely damaged by antiaircraft air bursts while on a...

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Date Contributor Update
14 January 2022 08:12:35 Kickapoo Changes to caption
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Date Contributor Update
14 September 2021 16:23:37 Kickapoo Changes to unit associations
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14 September 2021 16:21:19 Kickapoo Changes to caption
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Date Contributor Update
21 July 2021 12:28:01 Kickapoo Created entry with caption and aircraft associations
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