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43-37785

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 21/5/44; Hunter 1/6/44; Grenier 13/6/44; Assigned 748BS/457BG [B] Glatton 17/6/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 8/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 11/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 29/11/45. TARFU.

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  • Glatton

    Military site : airfield
    Glatton, which lay mostly in the parish of Conington, was built by the 809th Engineer Battalion (Aviation) of the U.S. Army in the last months of 1942. Unusually, the base's three runways surrounded Rose Court Farm, which remained a working farm...

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Date Contributor Update
17 March 2020 01:33:31 jmoore43 Changes to nicknames
Sources

Added the A/C nickname listed in the A/C “Description”.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:24 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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