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43-38365

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 26/7/44; Hunter 4/8/44; Grenier 13/8/44; Assigned 391BS/34BG Mendlesham 15/8/44; Salvaged 3/4/45. SUGAR. (later US Civil 3702 G).

Service

People

  • Oliver Bolduc

    Military | Master Sergeant | Crew chief | 34th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 391BS, 34BG, 8AF USAAF. Crew chief for B24H 42-52738 'Wilson' which was shot down by a Ju88 while returning to Mendlesham at dusk. ETD Awards: BS, GC, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Kenneth Hood

    Military | 34th Bomb Group

  • Seymour Isaacs

    Military | Pilot | 34th Bomb Group
    Seymour Wolf Isaacs “Ike” was born in Brooklyn, New York (Coney ...

  • Eddie Jones

    Military | 34th Bomb Group

  • John Mason

    Military | 34th Bomb Group

  • William Muntzer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Radio Operator Gunner | 34th Bomb Group

  • Berchman Olivier

    Military | Engineer | 34th Bomb Group

  • Robert Platz

    Military | 34th Bomb Group

Places

  • Mendlesham

    Military site : airfield
    Built in 1942-1943, Mendlesham's first flying unit was the RAF's No. 310 Squadron - a Czechoslovakian unit. The airfield then became home to the USAAF 34th Bomb Group. This unit flew missions from Mendlesham in B-24s and B-17s.

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
31 March 2015 12:47:27 JChaffier Changes to person associations and place associations
Sources

Granddaughter of radio operator (Bill Muntzer), Jennifer Chaffier

Date Contributor Update
31 March 2015 11:23:24 JChaffier Changes to nicknames and markings
Sources

Granddaughter of radio operator (Bill Muntzer), Jennifer Chaffier

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:27 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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