B-17G-65-VE 44-8415

Biyou Belle nose art associated with the plane, per the 385th BG.


44-8415 in the markings of the 385th BG before being transferred to the 447th BG at the end of September 1944.




Delivered Patterson 6/9/44; Hunter 17/9/44; Grenier 21/9/44; Assigned 548BS/385BG [GX-F] Gt Ashfield 28/9/44; transferred 447BG Rattlesden 30/9/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 6/6/45; Sth Plains 11/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 8/12/45.





Assgn 385BG; tran 447BG; RetUS 6/6/45; RFC Kingman 12/8/45

Some information and/or images sourced from the American Air Museum database