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

A Dutchman stands in the gutted fuselage of a B-17G Flying Fortress (serial number 43-37608) of the 96th Bomb Group that has crash landed in Holland. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'B-17G 43-37608, 96BG, 20-10-44. RNAF.'



  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

    The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...


  • 43-37608 Chute the Works

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 4/5/44; Hunter 16/5/44; Grenier 3/6/44; Assigned 337BS/96BG [AW-W] Snetterton 3/6/44; Missing in Action Cologne 18/10/44 with Edwin Rabadue, Co-pilot: George Rohrer, Navigator: Elliot Schriner, Bombardier: Stan Nold, Flight engineer...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:46:32 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection