1943 – 10th Evac Hosp, Port Moresby
The 10th Evacuation Hospital in Port Moresby pictured here was similar to the 12th Evacuation Hospital in which Jay Zeamer stayed after his 16 June 1943 mission.
HISTORY OF OLD 666 / LUCY
NEW ARTICLE! Discover what happened to the B-17E that Zeamer and the Eager Beavers flew into history before and after their last famous mission together. Drawn from official records, combat and squadron diaries, and expert interviews, this is the most comprehensive history available of "Old 666" / "Lucy." Find it under "Features" or click here.
LUCKY 666 REVIEW
My review of Bob Drury and Tom Clavin's Lucky 666 is now available at my blog. While well written, LUCKY 666 suffers from significant errors regarding the crew, their history in the theater, "Old 666," and more, including a fundamental misreading of Jay Zeamer.