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B-17G-10 -DL 42-37738 Miss America of 8th AF, 91st BG. 322nd BS

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Units

  • 91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    91st Bomb Group The Ragged Irregulars

    Group
    The 91st Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated at Harding Field, Louisiana on 15-April-1942 and went to MacDill Field, Florida for the first phase of training from 16-May-1942 to 25-June-1942. The Group was then assigned to 2nd Air Force at Walla...

Aircraft

  • 42-37738 MISS AMERICA

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 11/8/43; Gr Island 3/9/43; Assigned 322BS/91BG [LG-T] Bassingbourn 24/9/43; Missing in Action Osnabruck 22/12/43 with Ed Steel, Co-pilot: Bill Myers, Navigator: Bob Emmick, Bombardier: Fred Weyerts, Flight engineer/top turret gunner:...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 October 2020 12:08:32 phil marchese Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Jing Zhou B-17 Flying Fortress database entry for 42-37738 to FLYING FORTRESS 1936 1945 ; Marchese. 12 Oct 2020

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