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"Maintenance crew of the 379th Bomb Group changing an engine on the Boeing B-17 'Million Dollar Baby' at an 8th Air Force base In England. 19 April 1945."

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Units

  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Command

  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    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...

  • 524th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 43-37934 Million Dollar Baby

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 7/6/44; Kearney 18/6/44; Grenier 1/7/44; Assigned 379BG Kimbolton 15/7/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 28/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 30/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 8...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 July 2019 17:55:07 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/32043234?terms=43-37934

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