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IWM catalogue record

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

The nose art of a B-26 Marauder nicknamed "Horizontal Helen" of the 552nd Bomb Squadron, 386th Bomb Group, 1947. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'Horizontal Helen, B-26 wreck Gt. Dunmow a/f 1947 grave yard.'

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Units

  • 386th Bomb Group

    386th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 386th Bomb Group flew B-26 Marauders for the Eighth and Ninth Air Forces. Whilst with the Eighth, the Group developed the formation release procedure for the B-26 on missions that targeted aerodromes, marshalling yards and V-weapon sites along the...

  • 552nd Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 February 2015 10:00:13 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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