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B-17 42-29921 'Oklahoma Okie' with ball turret gunner Arnold B. Musum.

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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...

  • 324th Bomb Squadron

    324th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Home of the Memphis Belle

People

  • Arnold Musum

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Assigned to 324BS, 91BG, 8AF USAAF. Failed to Return (FTR) Schweinfurt in B-17 41-24527 'The Great Speckled Bird' 17-Aug-43; shot down by fighters, A/C crashed Waldeschaff. Prisoner of War (POW). MACR 274 Awards: POW, WWII Victory, EAME.

Aircraft

  • 42-29921 Oklahoma Okie

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 13/3/43; Assigned 27BS/2BG New Castle 6/4/43; force landed Meeks Fd, Iceland with John O’Brien 17/4/43; transferred 324BS/91BG [DF-Z] Bassingbourn 23/5/43; Missing in Action 29+m Cognac 23/3/44 with Bayard Dudley, Co-pilot: Glen Neff,...

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Date Contributor Update
20 July 2021 08:43:33 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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