Crew of B24-41-11761 “SLEEPY” before it’s name change to “The Squaw”. The handwritten on the reverse of this photo:
93rd Bomb Group
330th Bomb Squad”
The B-24D Liberator bomber, 41-11761, was first named, Sleepy, and, later, renamed, The Squaw. It flew on the famous Ploesti bombing mission, returning to Cyprus, piloted by Lt. Royden L. Lebrecht. After Ploesti and and the completion of his combat...
|12 October 2021 18:50:15||RobinM||Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations|
I am the daughter of Robert F. Rossiter and this photo was in his belongings from his days in WWII. The only unit I am aware he was a part of, (not to say he couldn’t have been assigned to other units), was the 93rd Bomb Group, 330th Bomb Squad.