USAAF Nose Art Research Project


Dragon Lady
B-24H-10-FO 42-52134

449th Bomb Group, 717th Bomb Squadron

Dragon Lady

Although this image has been associated with 449BG's other similarly named B24 #647, detailed study suggests that this is the "H-10-FO" model a/c, i.e. #134.

The title originated from the 1941 comedy released by Monogram Pictures in 1941, starring Harry Langdon. It proved to be title which spawned many variations on the theme.


© Ray Bowden 20 August 2022