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"A crew of the 379th Bomb Group poses beside the Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" 'Mairzy Doats' at an 8th Air Force base in England, 27 July 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

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Date Contributor Update
21 July 2019 10:56:03 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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