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44-6200

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Tulsa 29/5/44; Hunter 23/6/44; Dow Fd 3/7/44; Assigned 20BS/2BG Amendola 12/7/44; 56m then Returned to the USA Bradley 25/6/45; Sth Plains 27/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 27/11/45.

Service

Units

  • 15th Air Force

    15th Air Force


    The Fifteenth Air Force was one of two Strategic Air forces in Europe, along with the Eighth Air Force. ...

  • 2nd Bomb Group

    2nd Bomb Group

    Group
    Served on antisubmarine duty for several months after the U.S. entered World War II. In October 1942 was re-designated as 2d Bombardment Group (Heavy) and earmarked for combat. The group was transferred on paper to Geiger Field, Washington, where it...

  • 20th Bomb Squadron

Places

Events

Event Location Date
Manufactured Long Beach, CA 1944

Built at Douglas.

Delivered Tulsa AAF, OK 29 May 1944

Delivered Tulsa AAF 29-May-44.

Assigned Amendola airfield, Italy 12 July 1944

Assigned to 20BS, 2BG, 15AF USAAF.

Returned ZI Bradley AAF, CT 25 June 1945

Returned to the USA Bradley AAF 25-Jun-45.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 December 2018 13:09:15 Al_Skiff Changes to production block number, manufacturer, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:49 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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