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1st Lt. Harold L. Beasley's "Royal Flush" (42-5132) on hard standing at Bassingbourn.

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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...

  • 401st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-5132 Royal Flush!

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 29/9/42; New Castle 15/10/42; Assigned 303BG Molesworth 21/12/42; transferred 401BS/91BG [LL-E] Bassingbourn 18/1/43; Missing in Action 23m Huls 22/6/43 with Marcell Fountain, Co-pilot: Oscar Diedering, Navigator: Mo Herman, Bombardier...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 July 2021 21:16:04 acbernstein1 Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.91stbombgroup.com/photo_history/royal_flush_beasley.html
Photo contributed by the family of Bill Jewett

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