UPL 19653

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B-17G 42-38026 landing accident at Deenethorpe, England, on 1 April 1944. 612BS/401BG According to the 401BG Association site, the airplane and most of her crew were lost six weeks later over Kiel.

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A pathfinder B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 44-8258) of the 401st Bomb Group. Image by Robert Astrella. Written on slide casing: '48258 14 A, Mount Farm.'
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Sad Sack, My Day
  • Unit: 401st Bomb Group 612th Bomb Squadron

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