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B-24H-5-FO #42-7744 Shack Happy #41
449th BG - 717th BS
Shot down 5 May 1944 mission to Ploesti, Romania with the Morton Crew, MACR 4714

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  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force


    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 449th Bomb Group

    449th Bomb Group

    Group
    The group was constituted as 449th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 6 April 1943 and activated on 1 May at Davis-Monthan Field, Arizona.[2] its original components were the 716th,[3] 717th,[4] 718th,[5] and 719th Bombardment Squadrons.[6] ...

  • 717th Bomb Squadron

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Date Contributor Update
19 May 2017 11:53:34 449th Historian Changes to caption
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Corrected typo in aircraft nickname - changed Sack to Shack

Date Contributor Update
18 May 2017 17:02:05 449th Historian Changes to caption
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Replaced "Fergus" crew with "Morton" crew. Missing Aircraft Report 4714

Date Contributor Update
03 November 2016 00:20:18 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://449th.com/complete-list-by-number/

Date Contributor Update
03 November 2016 00:20:18 466thHistorian Changes to place associations
Sources

http://449th.com/complete-list-by-number/

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