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Reconnaissance view of the important plant soon after the raid, reveals that it has been entirely devastated. Assembly shops, hangars, and more than a score of smaller structures have been destroyed.
Photo from 42-30353 "Ten Knights in a Bar Room" (95th BG).

NARA Ref 342-FH-3A21959-C25581AC

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Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force


    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

  • 335th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-30353 'Ten Knights in a Bar Room'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 23/5/43; Gr Isle 3/6/43; Dow Fd 27/6/43; Assigned 335BS/95BG [OE-Z] Horham 27/6/43; 334BS [BG-C]; 38m, transferred 388BG Aphrodite Project [remote controlled flying bomb filled with Torpex explosives], Knettishall; 803BS RCM...

Missions

  • VIII Bomber Command 113

    9 October 1943
    This mission is composed of 6 elements. The first element is a combined force of 115 B-17s from: 303BG (20); 379BG (20); 384BG (21); 351BG (21); 91BG 16; and 381BG (16) dispatched to bomb the industrial areas of Anklam, Germany. 106 aircraft are...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
14 December 2015 14:03:20 Al_Skiff Changes to unit associations
Sources

AAM DB Entry Correction.

Date Contributor Update
10 December 2015 13:50:33 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
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