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B-17 Flying Fortress

Assigned 353BS/301BG Chelveston 1/7/42; force landed Onoto Afd, Greenland, en route UK with Warren Annis 3/8/42; Tarafaroui 24/11/42; crash landed Maison Blanche, Alg 7/12/42 with Jack Dempsey, repaired and back to duty; {41m} Salvaged in UK 24/9/44. PEGASUS.

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  • Chelveston

    Military site : airfield
    Chelveston was adapted and expanded in preparation for the arrival of American forces. Rather than heavy bombers, the first aircraft to fly from its runways were C-47 Skytrains that were flown by the 60th Troop Carrier Group in July 1942. The first...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:02 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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