Pacific Wrecks
Pacific Wrecks    
  Missing In Action (MIA) Prisoners Of War (POW) Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)  
Chronology Locations Aircraft Ships Submit Info How You Can Help Donate
B-24D "Yankee Doodle Dandy" 42-40077 in flight
The left side of the nose had the nickname "Yankee Doodle Dandy" in white with the nose art of a top hat with red and white stripes and stars above three falling bombs. The scoreboard on the left side of the nose several dozen bombs markings in a single row indicating bombing missions flown, many had a star above the bomb. Between was an aircraft silhouettes indicating Japanese aircraft claimed by gunners. Below the pilot's window was "Ellie" and "Scottin". Below the forward left window was "Helen".
Credit: USAAF, 5th AF, 90th BG Date: 1943

High Resolution Version
Acquire This Image

Contribute Information
Do you have photos or additional information?

Make A Donation | Previous Page | Pacific Wrecks

  Discussion Forum Daily Updates Reviews Museums Interviews & Oral Histories  
Pacific Wrecks Inc. All rights reserved.
Donate Now Facebook Twitter YouTube Google Plus Instagram