UPL 36502

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Placido Andrade standing in the top turret of 42-39972, Our Buddy, of the 452nd Bomb Group, Deopham Green, England. Andrade flew 30 combat missions, including missions as top turret gunner aboard 42-39970, E-RAT-ICATOR; 42-38145 Rosalie Ann; 42-97528, Mary's Sister; 42-37949, Sunrise Serenade; 42-97220 Kickapoo Joy Juice; 42-107073, Silver Shed House; 42-97780, Blue Bomb Express; and 42-39973, Inside Curve.

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People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 730th Bomb Squadron
  • Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Top Turret Gunner

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Nicknames: Silver Shed House
  • Unit: 452nd Bomb Group 730th Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date: 5 Nov 2022 07:39:47
Contributorjjandrade
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Andrade Collection.

Date: 5 Nov 2022 07:39:47
ContributorEmily
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Date: 26 Nov 2018 18:45:25
Contributorjjandrade
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Andrade Collection.