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B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 23/4/44; Kearney 7/5/44; Grenier 21/5/44; Assigned 729BS/452BG [M3- ] Deopham Green 23/5/44; destroyed by enemy aircraft at Poltava with Tom Mowry 21/6/44; Salvaged 2/7/44.

Service

Places

  • Deopham Green

    Military site : airfield
    Deopham Green was another air base constructed after America's entry into the war to Class A standards for use by the B-17 Flying Fortress heavy bomber. When the 452nd Bomb Group arrived in January 1943 they found a main runway of 2,000 yards, two...

  • Poltava

    Military site : airfield

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 February 2018 22:24:06 Pete Changes to media associations
Sources

452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:13 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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