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"Gen Dwight W Eisenhower smiles from the cockpit of Son of Satan. He said "if these engines start I'll come straight through this window"."

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Units

  • 386th Bomb Group

    386th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 386th Bomb Group flew B-26 Marauders for the Eighth and Ninth Air Forces. Whilst with the Eighth, the Group developed the formation release procedure for the B-26 on missions that targeted aerodromes, marshalling yards and V-weapon sites along the...

People

Aircraft

  • 41-31613 Son-of-Satan

    B-26 Marauder
    "On 18 November 1944 American 386 BG, flying two-engined Marauders and stationed at Beaumont-sur-Oise, had orders to attack a storage dump near St. Wendel. Difficulties began already when they had to deal with heavy flak fire while crossing the Moselle...

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Date Contributor Update
21 March 2018 14:38:56 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
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