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S/Sgt. Russell T. Hatchett (Tom) Ball Turret Gunner
447th Bomb Group, 711 Bomb Squadron
B-17 Flying Fortress "Ol'Scrapiron" A/C # 42-31582
Station # 126 Rattlesden, Suffolk, England
Lt. Abel Dahlgran (Pilot)

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  • 447th Bomb Group

    447th Bomb Group

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    The 447th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses on strategic bombardment missions out of Rattlesden, Suffolk. With their first mission coming on Christmas Eve, December 24, 1943, their main focus was hitting sites that would weaken enemy forces...

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  • Russell Hatchett

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    S/Sgt. Russell T. Hatchett “Tom” Ball Turret Gunner ...

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11 July 2019 20:10:27 Scrapiron Created entry with caption and person associations
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