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43-39069

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Lincoln 20/11/44; Grenier 3/12/44; Assigned 561BS/388 Knettishall 6/12/44 MY LIL BABY; Returned to the USA Bradley 24/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 27/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 7/11/45. SWEET LORRAINE.

Service

People

  • Peter Brennan

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Togglier | 388th Bomb Group

  • Edward Huntzinger

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight Engineer | 388th Bomb Group
    Edward J. Huntzinger was the long time historian for the 388th BG Association and authored the history book "The 388th At War", first edition copywright 1979

  • Douglas Woods

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Tail Gunner | 388th Bomb Group

Places

  • Knettishall

    Military site : airfield
    Knettishall was built to Class A standard for an American Bomb Group that would be bringing up to forty heavy bombers with them in three or four Squadrons. The 388th Bomb Group, which stayed at Knettishall for their entire service in the ETO, flew B-17...

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:36 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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