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Colour footage of B-17 44-6283 Betty Lou, Celone, Italy, 463rd Bombardment group, 773rd Bomb Squadron, shared by Avialogs.

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Units

  • 463rd Bomb Group

    463rd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 463rd BG entered combat on March 30, 1944. The target was the airdrome at Imoski, Yugoslavia. Thirty-nine planes dropped 117 tons of bombs from 20,000 feet. Although slight flak was encountered, all planes returned safely. The group flew a...

  • 733rd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-6283 Betty Lou

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Kearney 22/6/44; Grenier 6/7/44; Assigned 773BS/463BG Celone 8/7/44; Missing in Action Berlin 24/3/45 with Tom Tubman, Co-pilot: Alva Stein, Navigator: Rich Proctor, Bombardier: June Herman, Flight engineer/top turret gunner: Joe Hammel,...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 January 2018 11:57:23 Lucy May Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ea6vrHFNwVA

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