Skip to content

Strawberry Bitch — Consolidated B-24D Liberator which served in North Africa during WW II

12 September 2012

Strawberry Bitch — Consolidated B-24D Liberator which served in North Africa during WW II

This B-24 has nickname which carries a notable cachet which has been well described in this article by Daniel P Rice, a pilot of the aircraft.

Strawberry Bitch has a desert pink camouflage scheme — photo by Joseph May

A closer view of the nose art — photo by Joseph May

Cockpit of the Consolidated B-24D Liberator known “Strawberry Bitch” — U.S. Air Force photo

Right side waist gun position, note the airstream deflector — photo by Joseph May

The B-24D had a powered tailgun position — photo by Joseph May

Here is the fact sheet which has 16 photos from the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force 🙂

Advertisements
No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: