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44-8445

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Dallas 18/9/44; Hunter 5/10/44; Grenier 16/10/44; Assigned 8AF 7/11/44; Salvaged n/battle damaged 25/11/44.

Service

Units

People

  • Jimmie Mah

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 27th Air Transport Group
    Killed in Action (KIA) B-17G #445 struck a mountain in bad weather near Oakley, Kettering, Northamptonshire.

Places

  • Burtonwood

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the RAF in 1939-40, the RAF's No. 37 Maintenance Unit used the base from 1940 to 1942, before it became a joint Anglo-American maintenance and servicing airfield - a Base Air Depot. After the war it continued to be used as a maintenance and...

Events

Event Location Date
Mid Air Collision Geddington, UK 25 November 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 August 2017 16:10:10 Lucy May Changes to events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbapi.asp?Pilot=mah%2C&Submit7=Go

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:42:00 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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