A Collection of Information on B17s of the 457th BG
457th Bomb Group 457th Bomb Group
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Serial Number Order           (457th Home) (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) =6= (7) (8) (9)           Last Update 11/13/2000, 10:08:16
Serial No Name Sqdn Type Tail Fate Date Location
43-37782 Lady Margaret / Lady Katherine 750 G S Failed to Return - Fighter 11/02/1944 Merseberg
43-37785 Tarfu 748 G B Returned to - 06/08/1945 USA
43-37796 Stinky 750 G M Failed to Return - Salvaged - 03/24/1945 Kaiserlautern
43-37826 Wild Hare 748 G R Returned to - 05/19/1945 USA
43-37828 Remember Me?/Georgia Peach 749 G L Returned to - 12/30/1944 USA
43-37834   748 G T Failed to Return - Fighter 09/28/1944 Magdeberg
43-38026   748 G H Failed to Return - Fighter 09/28/1944 Magdeberg
43-38181   751 G O Failed to Return - Fighter 09/28/1944 Magdeberg
43-38183 Ice Cold Katie   G   Returned to - 04/21/1945 USA
43-38203   748 G L Failed to Return - Fighter 03/18/1945 Berlin
43-38240   751 G O/Q Returned to - 05/23/1945 USA
43-38258 Forget Me Not Olly 749 G   Returned to - 06/09/1945 USA
43-38289 La-Rhonda   G   Transferred to - 05/29/1945 351st BG
43-38301 Liberty Belle 751 G N Returned to - 06/09/1945 USA
43-38309   750 G Q Failed to Return - Fighter 11/02/1944 Merseberg
43-38394 Wreckless / Big Gas Bird 748 G N Returned to - 06/29/1945 USA
43-38462     G   Transferred to - 05/29/1945 351st BG
43-38479 Thy Will Be Done 748 G K Returned to - 06/29/1945 USA
43-38506 The Three Joe's 748 G J Returned to - 06/29/1945 USA
43-38528 That's My Baby 750 G E/F Returned to - 05/25/1945 USA
43-38529     G   Failed to Return - 10/07/1944 Politz - Ditched in Channel
43-38534 The Wolf Pack 750 G F Returned to - 06/29/1945 USA
43-38537   749 G   Transferred to - 05/23/1945 384th BG
43-38538   751 G M Failed to Return - Flak 09/30/1944 Munster
43-38540 Murderous Witch 748 G N Returned to - 06/29/1945 USA
43-38546     G   Returned to - 06/29/1945 493rd BG
43-38561   749 G   Failed to Return - Fighter 11/02/1944 Merseberg
43-38564     G   Returned to - 06/29/1945 USA
43-38580 Flory 749 G N Salvaged - 10/15/1944  
43-38582 Fledia Fay 751 G R Returned to - 06/29/1945 USA
43-38583a   748 G C Failed to Return - Flak 01/22/1945 Sterkrade
43-38583   748 G C Failed to Return - Flak 11/30/1944 Bohlen-cr in Belgium
43-38587     G   Salvaged - 03/25/1945  
43-38594 Lady B Good 749 G B Failed to Return - Returned to - 02/03/1945 Berlin [CL Ypres, Belgium] USA
43-38606 Moon Light Mission 748 G P Failed to Return - Fighter 04/10/1945 Oranienberg
Serial No Name Sqdn Type Tail Fate Date Location
Serial Number Order           (457th Home) (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) =6= (7) (8) (9)           Last Update 11/13/2000, 10:08:16
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