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Malcolm Finnis, witness to the crash of B-17 43-39068 when a school boy. From this experience Malcolm spent most of his life in the aircraft industry.

Connections

Units

  • 487th Bomb Group

    487th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 487th Bomb Group began operations as preparations for D-Day were reaching their crescendo and played their part by bombing airfields in northern France. Like the 486th Bomb Group, the 487th switched to B-17 Flying Fortress for missions from 1...

  • 838th Bomb Squadron

Locations

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
12 July 2019 09:40:41 general ira snapsorter Changes to collection
Sources

Shared by the 487th Bomb Group (H) Association for publication on the AAM website via Millard Greer: https://www.americanairmuseum.com/user/1050

Date Contributor Update
07 June 2019 10:13:24 general ira snapsorter Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Information provided by Millard Greer, friend of Frank Casey.

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