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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.

Personnel of the 96th Bomb Group inspect the wreck of a B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 43-37764) that has crash landed 21 November 1944.

Connections

Units

  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

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

Aircraft

  • 43-37764 "Up 'N Cider" "Boyd's Bird"

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 19/5/44; Patterson 20/5/44; Kearney 26/6/44; Grenier 6/7/44; Assigned 337BS/96BG [AW-B] Snetterton 8/7/44 - 7 UP 'N CIDER; target was Osnabruck 21/11/44 with John Boyd, Co-pilot: Bob Ashley, Navigator: Bill Carey, Bombardier: Lou...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:29:10 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection

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