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"Ground crew work on engine of the Boeing B-17 'Judy' of the 379th Bomb Group at an 8th Air Force base in England. 24 November 1943."



  • 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...

  • 527th Bomb Squadron


Date Contributor Update
21 July 2019 11:40:06 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations