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B17 42-97919 483rd BOMB GROUP CRASH LANDING

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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...

Aircraft

  • 42-97919

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 4/4/44; Hunter 26/6/44; Dow Fd 9/7/44; Assigned 840BS/483BG Sterparone 10/7/44; crashed on take off for Blechhammer 17/10/44 with Devereaux Bush, Hull, Bunnelo, Tomczyk, Ebinger, Ream, Breiner, Boyes, Wallis, Delory; (6wia), aircraft...

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Date Contributor Update
14 January 2019 11:44:59 Michelbe Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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Michel Beckers WW2CRASHSITERESEARCH

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