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42-102836

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 9/4/44; Hunter 24/4/44; Morrison 9/5/44; Assigned 816BS/483BG Sterparone 7/5/44; Missing in Action Maribor, Yugo 1/4/45 with Wallace Moore, Giboney, Trufley, Rex (4 evaded capture & return 5/4/45); Kastenbaum, Korschuk, Sorce, Spillar, Walker, Foard, Chadler (7 Killed in Action); flak, crashed Bihac; 7KIA 4EVD, ret 5/4/45; Missing Air Crew Report 13471. LYLA LUE.

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  • 483rd Bomb Group

    483rd Bomb Group

    Group
    'As part of the 15th Air Force in WWII, the 483rd Bombardment Group (H) played a significant role in the eventual defeat of Germany's forces. Its four combat squadrons, the 815th, 816th, 817th and 840th flew a total of 5,623 sorties from 12 April 1944...

  • 816th Bomb Squadron

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:12 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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