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Snetterton

Military site : non-airfield

Detailed history

Exact location unknown.

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  • George Bachman

    Military | Technical Sergeant | B17 Engineer | 96th Bomb Group
    Parents: George and Pauline (Matthias) Bachman they were married in March 1911 ...

  • Howard Brown

    Military | Captain | Navigator | 96th Bomb Group
    Assigned Oct 1944. March 19, 1945, Glen Wallace wrote in his diary, "What a screwed-up mission! Briefed to hit Rhuland, but didn't. Made a run over it and caught pretty accurate flak. Then we made a run on a secondary and caught more. We also we

  • James Hentges

    Military | Flight Officer | Bombardier | 96th Bomb Group
    F/O James (Jim) N. Hentges (USAAF) WWII Veteran and POW. ...

  • Daniel O'Neill

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator Gunner | 96th Bomb Group
    Shot down 28 July 1943 in B-17 #4230351 'Alcohol Annie. ' Plane crashed into North Sea. Killed in Action (KIA). His name is commemorated on the Tablets of the Missing at Cambridge American Cemetery.

  • Steele Roberts

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner | 96th Bomb Group
    POW crashed near Schieben on 19 Mar 45 in B-17 #448704 Came down SW of Calau. On the following day St. Roberts was escorted by Germans to the churchyard of a small town where his comrades were lain out in a wagon prior to burial. ...

  • Martin Zajicek

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 96th Bomb Group
    KIA near Schieben in B-17 #448704. March 19, 1945, Glen Wallace wrote in his diary, "What a screwed-up mission! Briefed to hit Rhuland, but didn't. Made a run over it and caught pretty accurate flak. Then we made a run on a secondary and caught

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Date Contributor Update
29 September 2014 10:39:25 Emily Changes to latitude, longitude and history
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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:02:18 AAM AAM ingest
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