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38-261 B-17B

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Langley 3-Nov-39; Sioux Falls 21-Jul-43. Written off 9-Aug-43. Never used in combat, never served in UK.

Events

Event Location Date
Delivered Langley Air Force Base, Hampton, VA, USA 3 November 1939
Delivered Sioux Falls, SD, USA 21 July 1943
Written off 9 August 1943

Written off

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 January 2015 20:30:38 Lee8thbuff Changes to serial number, production block number, manufacturer and description
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Lee Cunningham 24-Jan-2015. Added Block Number, appended Block Number to name, Manufacturer, converted dates to military-style significations per "The B-17 Flying Fortress Story" Roger A. Freeman with David Osborne.

Date Contributor Update
05 November 2014 12:21:16 LucyMM Changes to events
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'Written off' didn't appear as an Event on previous save.

Date Contributor Update
05 November 2014 12:15:32 LucyMM Changes to events
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Added Events based on information in the Biography field.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:01 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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