A-2 jacket worn by Sgt Richard Benson
By Danielle Almeter, National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
/ Published December 04, 2017
DAYTON, Ohio --
Plans call for this artifact to be displayed near the B-17F Memphis Belle™ as part of the new strategic bombardment exhibit in the WWII Gallery, which opens to the public on May 17, 2018. A-2 jacket worn by Sgt Richard Benson, who was the ball turret gunner of the Eighth Air Force B-17 Ole Timer.
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