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Crash site Me-109 Feldwebel Helmuth F Brinkmann near Kerkrade-Chevremont (NL).

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People

  • Dominic Lepore

    Military | Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    Shot down 14 October 1943 in B-17 #423436. Prisoner of War (POW). ...

Aircraft

  • 42-3436

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 15/6/43; Redmond 15/8/43; Assigned 96BG 16/8/43; transferred 364BS/305BG [WF-R] Chelveston 18/9/43; ...

Missions

  • VIII Bomber Command 115

    14 October 1943
    This was the 2nd mission flown against the ball bearing industry at Schweinfurt, Germany and was as equally disastrous as that flown on 17-Aug-43. It came to be known as "Black Thursday". While fighter escort was dispatched, bad weather and lack of...

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Date Contributor Update
23 April 2018 20:12:55 wimhm.slangen Changes to caption
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Wim Slangen

Date Contributor Update
23 April 2018 20:08:38 wimhm.slangen Created entry with caption, person associations, aircraft associations and mission associations
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