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B17G serial 42-107176 "The Missionaires"

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Units

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 568th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-107176 The Uninvited Missionaires / The Missionaires

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 14/3/44; Kearney 2/4/44; Grenier 6/4/44; Assigned 568BS/390BG [BI-C] Framlingham 10/4/44; Missing in Action Mannheim 21/1/45 with Bill Spragins, Bill Brandt, Junius Yount, John Molans, Ed Sawyer, George Heginbotham, Carl DuBose,...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 October 2018 11:42:07 Emily Changes to collection, person associations and mission associations
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Amended associations to reflect what is depicted in the image

Date Contributor Update
12 October 2018 10:33:04 general ira snapsorter Changes to caption and unit associations
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Amended caption and associated group.

Date Contributor Update
11 October 2018 15:52:52 Sarahjane Created entry with collection, caption, person associations and mission associations
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