The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...
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A B-17 Flying Fortress (AW-P, serial number 43-39018) of the 337th Bomb Squadron, 96th Bomb Group that has crash landed at Diepoldsau, Switzerland. Handwritten caption on reverse: 'B-17G, 43-39018, at Diepoldsau, Switzerland (near Austrian border), 25/2/1945.'
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Lincoln 9/11/44; Grenier 2/12/44; Assigned 379BG Kimbolton 6/12/44; transferred 337BS/96BG [AW-P] Snetterton 10/12/44; Missing in Action Regensburg 25/2/45 with Don Proctor, Co-pilot: Bill Buzek, Navigator: Dominic Christopher, Bombardier:...
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IWM, Roger Freeman Collection