B-17 'Thunderbolt' of 1st Air Division

B-17 'Thunderbolt' of 1st Air Division

Here we see B-17 'Thunderbolt', of the 1st Air Division, 8th Air Force, identified by the triangle tale marking. The number '2' within the tail is a bit of a mystery, as 8th Air Force bombardment groups all used single letter codes.

Pictures provided by Sgt. Robert S. Tucker Sr. (Member of: The American Air Museum in Britain {Duxford} ).
Robert S. Tucker Sr. WWII Photo Book, Mighty 8th. AF, Ground Crew

How to cite this article: Rickard, J/ Tucker, Robert S. (2 March 2016), B-17 'Thunderbolt' of 1st Air Division , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_B-17_thunderbolt.html

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