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44-6196

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Tulsa 27/5/44; Hunter 14/6/44; Grenier 23/6/44; Assigned 347BS/99BG Tortorella 4/7/44; 96m Returned to the USA Bradley 30/6/45; Sth Plains 2/7/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 21/11/45.

Service

Units

  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force


    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 99th Bomb Group

    99th Bomb Group

    Group
    Constituted as 99th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Jun 1942. Trained with B-17's. Moved to North Africa, Feb-May 1943, and assigned to Twelfth AF. Entered combat in Mar 1943 and bombed such targets as airdromes, harbor...

  • 347th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date
Manufactured 1944

Built at Boeing.

Delivered Tulsa, OK, USA 27 May 1944

Delivered Tulsa AAF 27-May-44.

Assigned 84030 Tortorella SA, Italy 4 July 1944

Assigned 347BS, 99BG, 15AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 September 2018 19:19:05 Al_Skiff Changes to production block number, manufacturer, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/39019326

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:49 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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