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42-68849

C-53 Skytrooper

Assigned to 47th TCS 1943 in Sicilly. Transported to England. Flew paratroopers on D-day and flew Resupply.

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  • Folkingham

    Military site : airfield
    Folkingham was built as a decoy airfield - kniown as a 'KQ' site in 1940-1941. Built up as a bomber Station for the RAF in 1943, it was handed to the Ninth Air Force in 1944, where it was used by the 313th Troop Carrier Group. It was also used as a...

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Date Contributor Update
13 July 2020 15:45:54 Lars K Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, description, unit associations and place associations
Sources

47th TCS Diary

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