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Flight suit worn by SSgt Winchell

  • Published
  • By Danielle Almeter
  • National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

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. Flight suit worn by Memphis Belle waist gunner SSgt William “Bill” Winchell. Winchell was credited with downing an Fw 190 fighter.

Click here for details about the Memphis BelleTM Exhibit Opening Events May 17-19, 2018.

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