UPL 29883


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A bomber crew of the 303rd Bomb Group stand on the wing of their battle damaged B-17 Flying Fortress 42-29944 'Winning Run' [GN-E] 427BS, 303BG, 8AF that has crash landed at RAF Deanland. 9th Sep 1943.


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Official emblem of the 303rd Bomb Group approved 7 November 1942.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment


The crumbled nose of a crashed B-17 Flying Fortress nicknamed "Winning Run"of the 303rd Bomb Group. First handwritten caption on reverse: '6/9/43 B.' Second handwritten caption on reverse: '6/9/43 GNE crashed on approach.'
  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Buzzing Bronco, Winning Run
  • Unit: 303rd Bomb Group 427th Bomb Squadron


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