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  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Group
    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

People

  • Lester Brooks

    Military | Flight Officer | Pilot
    Plane B-17 #42-97842 went down at Cave Hill, Belfast, Northern Island on 1 June 1944. Plane was on its way from Gander, crew going to 306th BG/DNB

  • Robert Graves

    Military | Sergeant | AAF
    Plane B-17 #42-97842went down at Cave Hill, Belfast, Northern Island on 1 June 1944 Plane was on its way from Gander, crew going to 306th BG/DNB

  • Lawrence McGrane

    Military | Corporal | Armorer Gunner
    Plane B-17 #42-97842went down at Cave Hill, Belfast, Northern Island on 1 June 1944 Plane was on its way from Gander, crew going to 306th BG/DNB

  • Roy Vinnedge

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot
    He did two tours of duty. The first was as pilot in the 306th BG and completed 25 missions by July 1943. ...

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Date Contributor Update
17 March 2015 19:55:50 wchoff Created entry with caption
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Wayne Tolmachoff

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