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B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 26/3/44; Kearney 15/4/44; Grenier 7/5/44; Assigned 379BG Kimbolton 10/5/44;

Service

People

  • John Briggs

    Military | Major | Pilot / Squadron CO | 379th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 526BS, 379BG, 8AF USAAF. 20 x combat missions. Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Luis Coppola

    Military | Captain | Pilot on B-17 | 379th Bomb Group

Places

  • Kimbolton

    Military site : airfield
    Planned for RAF use, Kimbolton airfield was built by W and C French Ltd. in 1941. The airfield was increased in size to accommodate a full US heavy Bomb Group, and the first such unit to us it was the 91st Bomb Group, who arrived in September 1942....

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 June 2018 14:49:07 domino47 Changes to nicknames
Sources

Log of Fred T. White's WWII combat missions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:11 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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