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Dewey B Burt


May 4 1944 Elwood was flying ship 107191 in the number two position in the lead element of the low squadron and Lt Ford was flying the number 3 position. Elwood said, "before the accident occurred one of my crew told me to watch Ford's shi


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  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allied...

  • 600th Bomb Squadron


Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:07:17 AAM AAM ingest

398th History, Vol 1; Fortresses over Nuthampstead, pg 17 / Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia