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B-17 Flying Fortress

Assigned 352BS/301BG Westover 7/42; slated for RAF [FA683] Podington 6/8/42, but retained by USAAF for Tafaraoui 26/11/42; Maison Blanche 5/12/42; crash landed Bone {6m} 8/12/43 with Harry Brasher, crew?; Salvaged. MAVERICK.

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  • Podington

    Military site : airfield
    Built originally to accommodate two RAF bomber squadrons, the first USAAF unit to occupy the base was the 15th Bomb Squadron in September 1942. Podington was then used as a satellite for nearby Chelveston. Work to lengthen the runways, although this...

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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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