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Lt. Harold B Reichert and crew of the 322nd Bomb Squadron, 91st Bomb Group, 8th Air Force, in front of B-17 "Flying Fortress" "Rusty Dusty", England.

Rear L-R: T/Sgt Patrick Schiavo, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Unknown.
Front L-R: Unknown, Reichert ? , 1Lt Edward H Davidson.

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People

  • Edward Davidson

    Military | First Lieutenant
    Assigned to 322BS, 91BG, 8AF USAAF. Completed 35 missions. Returned to ZI via 70th Replacement Depot. Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Harold Reichert

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Assigned to 322BS, 91BG, 8AF USAAF. 35 x combat missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Assigned to BAD3. ...

  • Patrick Schiavo

    Military | Master Sergeant
    Assigned to 322BS, 91BG, 8AF USAAF. Member of Reichert crew. Awards: DFC, AM (4OLC), PH, WWII Victory, EAME (6 Battle stars), Good Conduct. Post war: Discharged Jul-45. Re-enlisted Nov-45 Discharged Jun-61.

Aircraft

  • 44-6578 'Rusty Dusty'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Lincoln 12/9/44; Dow Fd 25/9/44; Assigned 731BS/452BG Deopham Green 28/9/44; transferred 332BS/91BG [LG-D] Bassingbourn 7/12/44; 17m taxi collision with 43-38306 with Joe Troccolli 4/4/45, Salvaged. RUSTY DUSTY.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 February 2018 21:00:50 Al_Skiff Changes to aircraft associations
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https://www.fold3.com/image/32148215?terms=44-6578

Date Contributor Update
13 February 2018 21:00:03 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/32148215?terms=44-6578

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