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John R Powell


He flew on John Gooch crew.

AM Oak Leaf Cluster,



  • John Gooch

    Military | 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

  • Vernon Vick

    Military | 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

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  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

  • 367th Bomb Squadron


  • 43-39174 Littel Joe

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Hunter 23/12/44; Dow Fd 13/1/45; Assigned 367BS/306BG Thurleigh 21/2/45; transferred 533BS/381BG Ridgewell 5/45; Returned to the USA Bradley 10/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 13/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for...


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Snippet from 306th Bomb Group unit history - see

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306th BG Association Directory, 1 September 1999 Edition, Combat Crews pg. 155, / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia