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A view of plot CC of the General Cemetery in Maastricht with the military graves in 1945.

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People

  • Leonard Henlin

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner, Waist Gunner
    Shot down 14 October 1943 in B-17 #423436. Killed in Action (KIA). ...

  • Robert Wells

    Military | Sergeant | Right Waist Gunner
    Shot down 14 October 1943 in B-17 #423436. Killed in Action (KIA). ...

Aircraft

  • 42-3436 No nick name known

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 15/6/43; Redmond 15/8/43; Assigned 96BG 16/8/43; transferred 364BS/305BG [WF-R] Chelveston 18/9/43; ...

Missions

  • VIII Bomber Command 115

    14 October 1943
    This was the 2nd mission flown against the ball bearing industry at Schweinfurt, Germany and was as equally disastrous as that flown on 17-Aug-43. It came to be known as "Black Thursday". While fighter escort was dispatched, bad weather and lack of...

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Date Contributor Update
01 November 2016 14:03:43 wimhm.slangen Changes to place associations
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Wim Slangen

Date Contributor Update
01 November 2016 14:03:42 wimhm.slangen Created entry with caption, person associations, place associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
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Wim Slangen

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