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514th Bomb Squadron

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  • 376th Bomb Group

    376th Bomb Group

    Group
    Constituted as 376th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 19 Oct 1942 and activated in Palestine on 31 Oct. Began combat immediately, using B-24 aircraft. Operated with Ninth AF from bases in the Middle East, Nov 1942-Sep 1943, and with Twelfth AF from Tunisia...

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  • Jose Felix

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier | 376th Bomb Group
    Bombardier of B-24D 41-11613 "The Blue Streak" of 514th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF. A/C and crew went on to survive 110 missions with the 376th bomb group and was sent home for a war bond tour. Awards: DFC, AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Waino Hakkinen

    Military | Captain | Co-Pilot | 376th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 514BS, 376BG, 9AF USAAF. Co-Pilot of B-24D 41-11613 "The Blue Streak" of 514th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF. A/C and crew went on to survive 110 missions with the 376th bomb group and was sent home for a war bond tour. ...

  • Roland Hann

    Military | First Lieutenant | B-24 Pilot | 376th Bomb Group

  • William Hatton

    Military | First Lieutenant | B-24D Command Pilot | 376th Bomb Group
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  • Henry Kellenbence

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 376th Bomb Group
    Lt. Kellenbence enlisted at age 19 in 1942, and so was an unusually young, 22-year old bombardier on Lt. Leonard B. Nulty's crew in the B-24 #42-50281. On the February 15, 1945 mission to bomb Matzleindorf (Vienna) Austria, their ship was struck by...

  • Henry Magaram

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Armourer / Gunner | 376th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 514BS, 376BG, 9AF USAAF. Armourer/Gunner of B-24D 41-11613 "The Blue Streak" of 514th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF. A/C and crew went on to survive 110 missions with the 376th bomb group and was sent home for a war bond tour. ...

  • Thomas McGrain

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Navigator | 376th Bomb Group
    Lt McGrain, of the 515th Bomb Squadron, flew the Operation Tidal Wave mission with Lt Edwin L. Gluck on "030" B-24D 41-24030. It was his eighth combat mission. He referred to this aircraft as "Good Time Charley." He also flew on B-24J 42-73084 "Ropes...

  • James Milne

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner | 376th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 514BS, 376BG, 9AF USAAF. Crewmember of B-24D 41-11613 "The Blue Streak" of 514th BS, 376th BG, 9th AF. A/C and crew went on to survive 110 missions with the 376th bomb group and was sent home for a war bond tour. ...

  • Leonard Nulty

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 376th Bomb Group
    1st Lt. Leonard B. Nulty, Jr. son of Mr. and Mrs. L. B. Nulty, attended Frederick High School. Entered Air Corps in July, 1941, trained in Jeffeson Brks, Mo. Chanute Field, Ill, Montgomery, Ala., and Blythesville, Ark.; served in England, Italy,...

  • John Palm

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 376th Bomb Group
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Aircraft

  • 41-11613 'Florine Ju Ju' - 'Liberandos 71' - 'Teggie Ann' - 'The Blue Streak'

    B-24 Liberator
    The B-24D, #41-11613, 'The Blue Streak' of the 514th Bomb Squadron, the 376th Bomb Group, and the 9th Air Force was originally named 'Florine Ju Ju', then, '71 Liberandos', '71 Teggie Ann', and last '71 The Blue Streak'. She was a member of the HALPRO...

  • 41-24301 'Lady Be Good'

    B-24 Liberator
    The 'Lady Be Good', # 41-24301, was an American B-24D Liberator, which flew for the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. Based at Soluch Field in Soluch, today Suluq and Benina International Airport, Libya, as part of the 8th Air Force,...

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Date Contributor Update
02 November 2016 23:00:54 466thHistorian Changes to unit encompassing associations
Sources

http://www.armyaircorpsmuseum.org/376th_Bombardment_Group.cfm

Date Contributor Update
02 November 2016 23:00:15 466thHistorian Created entry with type, category, name, air forces, aircraft types, unit encompassing associations and media associations
Sources

http://www.armyaircorpsmuseum.org/376th_Bombardment_Group.cfm

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