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Leon E Hebert

Military

DATE & MISSION UNK. FEH

Service

Units served with

  • 100th Bomb Group

    100th Bomb Group

    Group
    "The Bloody Hundredth", so-called because of a reputation for losing a high number aircraft and crews, flew B-17s from Thorpe Abbotts, Norfolk. Their losses were not the highest of any Eighth Air Force Group but on several occasions the Group lost many...

  • 351st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-31708 Skipper II

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 9/12/43; Kearney 20/12/43; Prestwick 15/1/44; Assigned 351BS/100BG [EP-N/R] Thorpe Abbotts 17/1/44; 100+m, Returned to the USA 121 BU Bradley 5/7/45; Love Fd 6/7/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 7/7/45; Reconstruction Finance...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 December 2019 13:18:49 RayWells Changes to firstname
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changes to associations and First name

Date Contributor Update
02 December 2019 13:18:04 RayWells Changes to aircraft associations
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changes to associations

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:18:04 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / http://www.mcadams.org/fpdb/sqds_name2.asp

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