FRE 4994

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The wreck of a B-17G Flying Fortress (serial number 42-37966) of the 385th Bomb Group , 8 July 1944. Official caption on image: "[(G]AD-42-8-385)(8-7-44)(A/C 237966-B17G)(Landing Accident)."

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Units

The insignia of the 385th Bomb Group.
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Eighth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 385th Bomb Group 550th Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date: 2 Feb 2015 10:00:03
ContributorAAM
Sources

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection