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B-24D-CO 42-40995 8th AF 44th BG
SATAN'S HELL CATS
CRASHED
MARC

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Units

  • 44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    44th Bomb Group The Flying Eightballs

    Group
    The 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated 15-January-1942 at McDill Field, Florida and equipped with B-24Cs. The Group moved to Barksdale Field, Louisiana and acted as a training unit for the 90th 93rd and 98th Bomb Groups and flew anti...

Aircraft

  • 42-40995 'Satan's Hell Cats'

    B-24 Liberator
    Failed to Return - two miles after target [Ploesti]was seen to be on fire in the waist and immediately thereafter A/C skimmed top of woods and crashed on other side of woods and exploded. 1st Aug 43. 9 KIA. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
05 March 2020 14:02:54 phil marchese Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

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