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Staff Sergeant William F. Tomasek, Ball Turret Gunner, 388th Bomb Group

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  • 388th Bomb Group

    388th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 388th Bomb Group flew strategic bombing mission from Knettishall, Suffolk from June 1943 to the end of the war. During this time, though, detachments were sent to Fersfield, Norfolk to conduct Aphrodite missions. In these Aphrodite missions veteran...

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  • William Tomasek

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    5 December 1943 crew bailed out over Cornwall. B-17 42-30350. Returning from mission to Bordeaux with bomb damage, darkness and low on gas, 10RTD.

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Date Contributor Update
18 May 2018 14:14:09 general ira snapsorter Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

"Iowans of the Mighty Eighth", Chapter 22 "Biographies", by Charles D Taylor.

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