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42-98024 B-17G-VE Q 457th BG tail damage

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Units

  • 457th Bomb Group

    457th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 457th Bomb Group began combat operations during the Big Week of 20-25 February when American bombers carried out concentrated raids against German aircraft bases, factories and assembly plants. The air crews' targets on that first mission were...

Aircraft

  • 42-98024

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 3/5/44; Dorval 8/6/44; Assigned RAF [HB794]; transferred to USAAF, Assigned 750BS/457BG [Q] Glatton 2/8/44; 749BS; sustained battle damaged Chemnitz 2/3/45 with Craig Greason, force landed continent, rep. and transferred 305BG...

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Date Contributor Update
14 May 2019 16:32:03 phil marchese Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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