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B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 34th Bomb Group on Mission to Nuremberg Germany on 21 February 1945 | by John Funk from Golden Colorado
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B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 34th Bomb Group on Mission to Nuremberg Germany on 21 February 1945

B-17 Flying Fortresses of the 34th Bomb Group on Mission to Nuremberg Germany on 21 February 1945

 

Lew Funk's mission log states: 2-21-45 Nurnberg Germany, Marshalling Yard PFF, Lots of Flak, Saw red colored flak near battle

 

lines, one bust punctured the ship right beside me. Pilot Hemmersly, Ship #271, Time 8:25

 

Ships Pictured:

43-38410 "The Sex Maniacs"

43-38386 unknown name

44-6939 "Mizpah"

 

Close-ups of these aircrafts are available at:

 

43-38410 "The Sex Maniacs" www.flickr.com/photos/johnfunk/5517099670/in/photostream/

43-38386 unknown name www.flickr.com/photos/johnfunk/5517099750/sizes/l/in/phot...

44-6939 "Mizpah" www.flickr.com/photos/johnfunk/5517099830/in/photostream/

 

For the story behind this photo visit www.johnfunk.com/WWII

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Taken on March 9, 2011