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Nicolas Sawicke and Clayton Nattier of the 306th Bomb Group during a visit to IWM Duxford on 15 June 2015.



  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    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,...


  • Clayton Nattier

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Prisoner of War (POW) Crashed at Ammendorf on 9/13/44 in B-17 Duration Plus #4231726. The flak burst that got his plane caused an immediate and intense fire in the cockpit area. By the he lef the cockpit he had received some dandy burns on face, neck...

  • Nicholas Sawicke

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner; Flight Engineer
    Nicholas Sawicke served as a Flight Engineer/Top Turret Gunner with the 306th Bomb Group. ...


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16 June 2015 15:39:00 Emily Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations

Photo taken by the AAM Team during their visit to Duxford, 15 June 2015.