447th Bomb Group Association
The following color photographs were provided by Rob Kirkwood, son of 709th Sqdn. navigator John Kirkwood.
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"Lucky Stehley Boy" 711th Sq., Serial Number undetermined
"D-Day Doll" 710th Sqdn. 43-37544
"Blonde Bomber II" 710th Sqdn. 43-38524
"Cock o' the Sky" 710th Sqdn. 42-102668
"Milk Wagon" 708th Sqdn.
Possibly a Kingman photo -- note guns removed, engines removed from A/C in rear.
44-8393 Y at bombs away - Photo taken by John Kirkwood on the Plauen raid, 4/8/45