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B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 24/8/44; Hunter 4/9/44; Grenier 15/9/44; Assigned 730BS/452BG Deopham Green 19/9/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 28/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 30/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 8/12/45. UTAH GAL.

Service

People

  • Laurence Codeglia

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Waist Gunner | 452nd Bomb Group
    Bob Codeglia survived 34 missions as a waist gunner between September 5th 1944 and February 6th 1945. His Mission list is in the PDF Document

  • Harold Krumsiek

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator | 452nd Bomb Group
    Harold Krumsiek Jr. was born on April 10th 1924 in Worcester, MA. His parents were Harold and Bernice. ...

  • Phillip Stevens

    Military | Corporal (5th Grade) | 452nd Bomb Group
    Flew one mission on March 17, '45 to Ruhland-Plauen.

Places

  • Deopham Green

    Military site : airfield
    Deopham Green was another air base constructed after America's entry into the war to Class A standards for use by the B-17 Flying Fortress heavy bomber. When the 452nd Bomb Group arrived in January 1943 they found a main runway of 2,000 yards, two...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 February 2018 22:51:25 Pete Changes to nicknames
Sources

452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date Contributor Update
16 February 2018 22:50:39 Pete Changes to media associations
Sources

452nd Bomb Group Assoc.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:30 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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