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B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Denver 11/1/44; Kearney 2/2/44; Assigned 338BS/96BG [BX-H] Snetterton 13/3/44; sustained battle damaged and crash landed Honington A/Fd, Sfk. 13/4/44 with Stanley Litowitz and crew 10RTD; with Don Deane in landing accident at Troston AD 1/5/45; retUS Bradley 2/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 13/10/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 10/12/45.

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  • Snetterton Heath

    Military site : airfield
    Intended to be an RAF bomber base, construction of Snetterton Heath started in Autumn 1942 but continued until mid-1943, because it was extended after allocation as an Eighth Air Force bomber base. It had eventually three concrete runways, 50...

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:40:49 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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