B-24 NOSE STYLES

Thanks to Phil Marchese and Al Blue for all the information provided below!
Hopefully this will help us all in some way to ID those wonderful Liberators!


Little Flower

Consolidated D "greenhouse"

I'se A Royal Hawaiian

Turret: A6A
Fairing: OK City D1 mod

Jita

Turret: A6A
Fairing: HAD D1 Mod

Forever Amber

Turret: A6A
Fairing: Hard edge; half moon notch with long vertical below.

Early J - CO and CF 

Ding How Dottie

Turret: A6B
Fairing: Wrap; rolled edge from top to bottom

Mid J-CO and CF with A6B only

 

Back Again To The USA - Boomerang

Turret: A15
Fairing: S or Half S curve; hard edge; half moon notch with short vertical below; elongated dimple

All Ford and Ford assebmlies from FO, DT and CF (H, J-FO, J-DT and J-401-CF, L/M-FO)

Cocky Bobby

Turret: A15
Fairing: Soft edge with short dimple

G-1-NT thru J-NT, Late J-CO, L/M-CO

All American

Turret: A15
Fairing: Rolled edge with sweep forward at the bottom

Late J-CF only; many exports

 

 



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