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B-24 Liberator #4111825 'Hail Columbia' 'Grumpy', survived the 1st Aug 43 Ploesti oil refinery raid, crashed on its return to Cyprus and was abandoned.



  • 41-11825 Hail Columbia, Grumpy, Little Chief Big Dog

    B-24 Liberator
    This aircraft originally served in the 9th Air Force, the 98th Bomb Group, and the 344th Bomb Squadron as 'HAIL COLUMBIA'. It was 344th's CO Col. John R. Kane's personal aircraft until Kane became the 98th Bomb Group CO and turned it over to Herman ...


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06 April 2015 16:48:16 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, aircraft associations and mission associations