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Richard Ziegler while serving with the 8th Air Force before transfer to the 15th and the 483rd Bombardment Group.

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  • 483rd Bomb Group

    483rd Bomb Group

    Group
    'As part of the 15th Air Force in WWII, the 483rd Bombardment Group (H) played a significant role in the eventual defeat of Germany's forces. Its four combat squadrons, the 815th, 816th, 817th and 840th flew a total of 5,623 sorties from 12 April 1944...

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  • Richard Ziegler

    Military | Technical Sergeant (2nd Grade) | Waist Gunner. B-17 Flying Fortress
    Richard Ziegler was a foreman at Raritan Arsenal in what is now Edison, NJ. He entered the service in April 1942. He originally served with the 8th Air Force in England but was transferred to the 15th Air Force, 483rd Bombardment Group, 840th...

Aircraft

  • 42-32010

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 15/1/44; MacDill 30/1/44; Morrison 9/3/44; Assigned 840BS/483BG Tortorella 11/3/44; Sterparone 22/4/44; Missing in Action Budapest 30/7/44 with Ken Weston, Lizak, Wallace, Andrews, Kelsey, Tunning, Frye, Ziegler, Moore, Goldemberg ...

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Date Contributor Update
27 December 2018 00:19:29 MKnoll Changes to person associations and aircraft associations
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27 December 2018 00:08:43 MKnoll Changes to caption
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27 December 2018 00:07:14 MKnoll Created entry with caption and unit associations
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Richard Ziegler while serving with the 8th Air Force before transfer to the 15th and the 483rd Bombardment Group.

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