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43-39184 30-U. This aircraft was declared MIA after failing to return from mission on 13th April 1945 to Neumunster, Germany.

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Units

  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allied...

  • 601st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 43-39184

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Lincoln 30/12/44; Dow Fd 10/1/45; Assigned 601BS/398BG [3O-U] Nuthampstead 27/2/45; (22m) Missing in Action Neumunster 13/4/45 with Emil Martinek, Navigator: Roger Campbell, Radio Operator: Alf Cason, Ball turret gunner: Francis Gardippe,...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 August 2016 08:48:03 emma simpson Changes to caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

398th Bomb Group Collection via Nuthampstead Airfield Museum.

Date Contributor Update
27 July 2016 13:15:43 emma simpson Created entry with collection and caption
Sources

398th Bomb Group Collection via Nuthampstead Airfield Museum.

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