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"A crew of the 379th Bomb Group poses beside the Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" at an 8th Air Force base in England."

Rear: Will Follmer, Capt 'Bill' Brownlow III, Don Hefkin, Wilma Hawkins, Garland Morgan.

Front L-R: Bob Fernstaedt, Alex Rule, Hal Forrest, Bob Redmon.



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

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Date Contributor Update
23 June 2019 08:35:56 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations