Martin B-26B Marauder Flak Bait

     

Martin B-26B Marauder Flak Bait

The front fuselage of Flak Bait as it was on display inside the National Air and Space Museum World War II Aviation exhbition. Flak Bait served with the 449th Bombardment Squadron, 322nd Bombardment Group, Eighth and Ninth Air Forces. This famous B-26 flew from bases in England and, after D-Day (on which it flew two missions), from bases in France and Belgium.

Image Number: SI97-15363
Credit: Image by Eric Long, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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