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B-24 Liberator

Rhineland campaign. Navigator Joe C. Damiano. Standing, third man in the back row from the left.

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...

  • 700th Bomb Squadron
  • 8th Air Force

Places

  • Tibenham

    Military site : airfield
    Tibenham was built in 1941-1942 by W and C French Ltd with a standard 2,000 yard main runway, and two other runways both 1,400 feet in length. Accommodation was provided for a full USAAF heavy bomber group in dispersed sites. Personnel of the 320th...

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 April 2017 17:41:39 CherylAselinUhl Changes to unit associations, person associations and place associations
Sources

Personal stories

Date Contributor Update
21 April 2017 17:39:10 CherylAselinUhl Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, markings, description and media associations
Sources

Personal information and stories from Grandfather

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