B-24 Liberators of the 15th Air Force/49th Bomb Wing in World War II

B-24 Liberators of the 15th Air Force/49th Bomb Wing in World War II

by Michael D. Hill
     
 

The first in a planned series that presents the B-24 Liberators used by the 15th Air Force in World War II, noted B-24 historians Robert Beitling and Mike Hill present for the first time the biographies of the individual B-24s used by the 451st, 461st and 484th Bomb Groups of the 49th Bomb Wing in Italy. As much information as is known about the individual aircraft is…  See more details below

Overview

The first in a planned series that presents the B-24 Liberators used by the 15th Air Force in World War II, noted B-24 historians Robert Beitling and Mike Hill present for the first time the biographies of the individual B-24s used by the 451st, 461st and 484th Bomb Groups of the 49th Bomb Wing in Italy. As much information as is known about the individual aircraft is presented in biographical form: serial number, nickname, how the aircraft received its nickname, number of missions, original aircraft for the groups, and the ultimate fate of the aircraft. The volume will be of interest to historians, veterans and those who are interested in the B-24s that flew in the flak filled skies of the Third Reich.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764324239
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
04/28/2006
Series:
Schiffer Military History Ser.
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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