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Lt Davis and ground crew of the 92nd Bomb Group beside the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress "Buzz Buggy". England 14 May 1944.

Connections

Units

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

Locations

  • Podington

    Military site : airfield
    Built originally to accommodate two RAF bomber squadrons, the first USAAF unit to occupy the base was the 15th Bomb Squadron in September 1942. Podington was then used as a satellite for nearby Chelveston. Work to lengthen the runways, although this...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 August 2019 09:15:42 Emily Changes to caption and place associations
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Added official caption from Fold 3

Date Contributor Update
27 August 2019 09:11:11 Emily Changes to aircraft associations
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Removed aircraft associations as none were certain matches for the aircraft depicted

Date Contributor Update
09 June 2019 21:52:59 phil marchese Changes to unit associations and aircraft associations
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FLYING FORTRESS 1936 1945

Date Contributor Update
09 June 2019 21:38:20 phil marchese Created entry with collection, caption and aircraft associations
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