"Tail gunner checks the gun sight on Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" Hell's Angels before take off on bombing mission. 303rd Bomb Group, England. 6-Jun-43."
The 303rd Bombardment Group (Heavy) was activated on 3-Feb-1942 at Pendleton Field, Oregon. They assembled at Gowen Field, Idaho on 11-February 1942 where it conducted flight training until 12-Jun-1942. The Group then moved to Alamogordo Field, New...
B-17 Flying Fortress
B-17F 41-24577 "Hells Angels" was assigned to 358BS/303BG [VK-D] Bangor 14-Oct-42; arrived at Molesworth 24-Oct-42; in landing accident with Irl E. Baldwin 26-Apr-43; slated to RAF 100 Squadron, but retained by 803rd BS ATD (American Training...
|07 March 2018 17:09:42||Al_Skiff||Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations|