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B-17 Flying Fortress

Assigned 352BS/301BG Westover 10/7/42; transferred 32BS Chelveston 9/8/42; Tafaraoui 26/11/42; Maison Blanche 5/12/42; Biskra 16/12/42; Ain M'Lila 17/1/43; St Donat 6/3/43; Oudna 6/8/43 {35m}; transferred 416BS/99BG Oudna 14/11/43 {39m}; transferred 816BS/483BG Tortorella 31/3/44; Returned to the USA Olmstead 4/7/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Altus 11/9/45. PLAYBOY.

Service

Places

  • 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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