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"A crew of the 379th Bomb Group poses beside their Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" 'Miss Behavin'' at an 8th Air Force base in England on 10 August 1944."

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Units

  • 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

    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...

  • 527th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-6143

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 14/5/44; Kearney 24/5/44; Dow Fd 1/6/44; Assigned 527BS/379BG Kimbolton 10/6/44; Missing in Action Stralsund 6/10/44 with Emmett Doherty, Bill Harter, Gottfried Binder, Bob Cooke, Marvin Fossett, George Kozemczak, Jack Bishop, Vic...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 July 2019 18:31:24 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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