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Richard "Dick" Fixa Age 19 ,togglier and waist gunner- 37 combat missions : June 1944 to January 1945. Age 19

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  • 351st Bomb Group

    351st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 351st Bomb Group flew strategic bombing missions from their base at Polebrook, Northamptonshire from April 1943 to June 1945. The Group's most famous member was Hollywood actor Clark Gable, who flew four/ five missions with them as an observer...

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  • Richard Fixa

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Togglier, Waist Gunner
    Dick Flew 37 missions; A proud member of the 351st/510th Heavy bomber Group,Polebrook, England.Missions to Berlin and the breakout for operation Cobra, the breakout of Normandy ( D Day) invasion . He also bombed during the battle of the bulge. Credited...

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Date Contributor Update
11 February 2019 11:14:27 Emily Changes to place associations and aircraft associations
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Removed associations not depicted in image- aircraft association transferred to person page.

Date Contributor Update
09 February 2019 16:38:41 thefix Changes to caption
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Fixa Family collection

Date Contributor Update
08 February 2019 16:59:21 thefix Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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Fixa family collection

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