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Photo taken by W.C. Hunter from plane 44-8331 in position B08, on mission to Hamburg - October 25, 1944. Carrying 250 lb bombs to oil refinery FW 190 attacking formation pictured at right side.

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  • William Hunter

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
    William Craig Hunter was from Wheeling, West Virginia. He proudly served in the 8th Air Force, 95th Bomb Group, 3rd Division, 412 Squadron. Stationed at Horham, England, he was a B-17 co-pilot from 10/2/1944 to 12/30/1944 and pilot from 1/14/1945 to...

Aircraft

  • 44-8331

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Hunter 12/8/44; Amarillo 17/8/44; Dow Fd 3/9/44; Assigned 412BS/95BG [QW-G] Horham 9/9/44; landing accident at base with Dick Sutkowski 13/2/45; battle damaged Hannover 28/3/45 with J.W. Murphy; force landed B-54 Ashiet A/fd, Fr; 9RTD, then...

Missions

  • 688

    25 October 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
12 April 2018 04:05:40 Blessed Event Created entry with caption, person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
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Matt Webster

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