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B-17 43-37952, "Norah".

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Units

  • 486th Bomb Group

    486th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 486th Bomb Group flew both B-24s and B-17s, swapping from the former aircraft to the latter in late July 1944 after 49 missions. In total the Group flew 292 missions during the war and remarkably the 834th Bomb Squadron lost no aircraft or...

  • 832nd Bomb Squadron
  • 833rd Bomb Squadron
  • 835th Bomb Squadron

    835th Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    *Taken from the official web page of the '486th Bomb Group Association' (https://486th.org/BS835/index.htm)* ...

People

  • Richard Riebau

    Military | Pilot
    Member of Riebau crew

  • Richard Sparkman

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer and Top Turret Gunner
    1922-2015

Aircraft

  • 43-37952 Norah, Norah's Flak Magnet

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 8/6/44; Kearney 20/6/44; Grenier 30/6/44; Assigned 833BS/486BG [4N-H] Sudbury 2/7/44; transferred 832BS [3R-V], then 835BS [H8-F]; 99m Returned to the USA Bradley 7/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 9/7/45; Reconstruction...

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Date Contributor Update
14 December 2015 00:51:28 esparkman Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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