USAAF Nose Art Research Project


 

Night Clubber
B-24L-5-CO 44-41453

308th Bomb Group

Appearance

Nose art painted by
T/Sgt Howard COLVIN
308th Bomb Group, 425th Bomb Squadron

Night Clubber

Painted with the distinctive black underside seen on many of the latter 308th Bomb Group Liberators, this B24L sported a bikini-clad girl in top hat with a wicked looking cudgel over her shoulder offering an alternative vision of a night clubber.

This nose art was signed by Howard Colvin in his 2-line block (seen by the left knee). The back underside suggests the plane flew "Hump" missions but may also have seen combat. Further information is sought on its missions and crew(s).


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© Ray Bowden 24 February 2024