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  B-24J-190-CO "The Dragon And His Tail" Serial Number 44-40973  
USAAF
5th AF
43rd BG
64th BS

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B. Williams 1945

Aircraft History
Assigned to the 43rd Bombardment Group, 64th Bombardment Squadron. Nicknamed "The Dragon And His Tail" with elaborate nose art of a dragon holding a nude woman.

After the war, this B-24 returned to the United States, and was last reported at Kingman AFB, AZ and was smelted or scrapped.

B-24J 44-44052 was formally painted to represent this bomber.

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January 31, 2018

 

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