Skip to main content

The B-24D Liberator bomber, 41-24147, named, The Duchess, and, Evelyn, of the 93rd Bomb Group in flight. 1943

IWM catalogue record

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

A B-24 Liberator (serial number 41-24147) nicknamed "The Duchess (Evelyn)" of the 93rd Bomb Group in flight.

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

  • 41-24147 - The Duchess - Evelyn

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24D, The Duchess, was in the 8th Air Force, the 93rd Bomb Group, and the 330th Bombing Squadron in Britain. It was detached, transferred temporarily (TDY) to the 9th Air Force in North Africa and flew on Operation Tidal Wave to bomb the oil...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 September 2021 22:46:15 Kickapoo Changes to caption, unit associations and mission associations
Sources

Best Web - B-24 - 41-24298 - Queenie

Date Contributor Update
27 January 2021 09:07:32 Kickapoo Changes to caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and mission associations
Sources

B-24 - Best Web

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:01 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

Share