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Units

  • 453rd Bomb Group

    453rd Bomb Group

    Group
    As well as strategic bombardment missions, the 453rd Bomb Group also ferried cargo on two occasions. They hauled petrol, blankets, and rations to France in September 1944 and dropped ammunition, food and medical supplies near Wesel during the airborne...

  • 734th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Robert Adkins

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Gunner
    Killed when his aircraft crashed and burned on return from Magdeburg at Bury's Hall Farm, Carleton Rode, 100 yards from the runway, in full view of all those who daily came to "sweat them in", following a mid-air collision with 42-95102, Spirit of...

Aircraft

  • 42-50703 Worry Bird

    B-24 Liberator
    Crashed on 9 February 1945 at Bury's Hall Farm, Carleton Rode, 100 yards from the runway at Old Buckenham after a mid-air collision with SPIRIT OF NOTRE DAME (42-95102) which landed without crashing.

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Date Contributor Update
18 May 2015 16:07:13 usxpat Changes to place associations
Sources

http://www.usmilitariaforum.com/forums/index.php?/topic/173041-ww2-b-24-...

Date Contributor Update
18 May 2015 16:07:12 usxpat Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.usmilitariaforum.com/forums/index.php?/topic/173041-ww2-b-24-...

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