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Port (Left) Side - Nose Art Inspiration - GIL ELVGREN"BELLE WRINGER"

Contributor - Georges "Gino" Künzle

Flown by 1st Lt. Erwin R. Janowiak and crew, force-landing in Dübendorf, near Zürich Switzerland 13 Jun 44 at 10:51 Hrs. (Swiss time) after a mission to Munich, Germany.

Info Contributor - Sidney Rotz

Was seen with one engine feathered and falling back from the formation. Four of the crew escaped back to Italy and six were interned. On 27 Sep 45 she was being ferried back to England, but due to bad weather, it ran out of fuel and crashed near Paris and was completely destroyed.

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