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Capt. Raymond J. Gass, from Pictorial History of the 447th Bombardment Group (H) https://www.americanairmuseum.com/media/41056
Dental Surgeon For the 447th Bomb Group

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Units

  • 447th Bomb Group

    447th Bomb Group

    Group
    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...

  • 8th Air Force Dental Detachment

People

Locations

  • Rattlesden

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force in 1942, Rattlesden had three concrete runways, 50 hardstandings and two dispersed T2 hangars. Intended to be a twin-engine B-26 bomber base, it was originally a satellite for nearby Rougham, and first occupied from...

  • Rattlesden Memorial

    Other location

  • St Nicholas, Rattlesden

    Other location

  • Rattlesden Gliding Club

    Other location

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
18 October 2020 22:54:07 pamccolgan Changes to caption, unit associations and place associations
Sources

447th Bomb Group

Date Contributor Update
12 June 2020 22:49:18 timothymotz Changes to collection
Sources

Timothy Motz, from Pictorial History of the 447th Bombardment Group (H) https://www.americanairmuseum.com/media/41056; identifications from 447bg.com

Date Contributor Update
28 January 2020 01:57:26 timothymotz Created entry with caption and person associations
Sources

Timothy Motz, from Pictorial History of the 447th Bombardment Group (H) https://www.americanairmuseum.com/media/41056

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