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This is most likely A-20B-DL #42-3252 Code: #41 47th BG - 85th BS

The photo caption says "#41 down in flames"
The MACR for #41-3252 identifies that a/c as tail #41 and says it's left engine was set on fire by flak..."
#41-3242 was shot down over Sciacca, Sicily on 4 July 1943



  • 12th Air Force

    12th Air Force

    The 12th Air Force was established in the USA during the Second World War to provide the Army Air Force component of Operation Torch (the invasion of French North Africa) in 1942. The Air Force initially moved to England for training before...

  • 47th Bomb Group

    47th Bomb Group

    Constituted as 47th Bombardment Group (Light) on 20 November 1940, and activated on 15 January 1941. Operational squadrons of the group were: ...

  • 85th Bomb Squadron



Date Contributor Update
14 January 2021 03:25:47 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations