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B-17G 42-102482, 339th Squadron of the 96th Bomb Group
08 May 1944 crash-landed at Fummelse, Germany after extensive damage from fighter attacks during mission to Berlin/Brunswick;

from the files of the WolfenButtel, Germany newspaper

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  • 42-102482

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 7/3/44; Gr Island 29/3/44; Dow Fd 7/4/44; Assigned 339BS/96BG [QJ-A] Snetterton 8/4/44; Missing in Action Berlin 8/5/44 with Harry Eye, Co-pilot: Leland Baker, Ball turret gunner: Bill Latta[died of wounds in hospital] (3 Killed in...

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  • 344

    8 May 1944

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Date Contributor Update
19 October 2015 20:11:02 mmc14 Changes to caption
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from the son of a crewmember

Date Contributor Update
19 October 2015 19:54:50 mmc14 Created entry with caption, unit associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
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