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B-24 Liberator

Service

Units

  • 445th Bomb Group

    445th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 445th Bomb Group flew B-24 Liberators from Tibenham, Norfolk. The crews' first mission was bombing U-boat installations at Kiel on 13 December 1943. The Group continued to hit strategic targets in Germany, including the aircraft components factory...

  • 702nd Bomb Squadron

People

  • Harry Berger

    Civilian | Flight Engineer/ Gunner | 445th Bomb Group
    Born in 1921; used to say that he was the "old guy" in his unit.. ...

  • Leland Fiegel

    Military | Colonel | Commanding Officer 93rd BG, Air Executive, Deputy Wing Commander | 381st Bomb Group
    Commanding Officer of the 93rd Bomb Group 9-August-1943 to 27-Sep-1944. Air Executive with Headquarters (381st Bomb Group). Commanding Officer 20th BG, 17 May 1945. Deputy Wing Commander 20th Combat Bomb Wing, 18 June 1945.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 December 2018 20:07:21 Jindy100 Changes to manufacturer, nicknames and markings
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Date Contributor Update
12 October 2016 11:58:39 general ira snapsorter Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, nicknames, markings, unit associations and media associations
Sources

Added from information provided in UPL 15880 by Michael Simpson (B24Mike)

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