Frederick B Oetting

media-31972.jpeg UPL 31972 Frederick Oetting

Frederick Oetting is my uncle

Object Number - UPL 31972 - Frederick Oetting

Shot down in B-17 44-6268 on 20 January 1945 Killed in Action (KIA)


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A B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 42-29473) nicknamed "Yankee Doodle" of the 347th Bomb Squadron, 99th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force during a mission over Turin. Official caption on image: "26599 A.C." Handwritten caption on reverse: '15th AF, 99th BG, 347th BS.' Printed caption on reverse: '26599 AC - A picturesque coastline in the Mediterranean forms a backdrop for a USAAF Flying Fortress on its way to bomb the vital Turin, Italy ball bearing plane on Nov. 8. This plane is one of a large formation whic
  • Unit Hierarchy: Group
  • Air Force: Twelfth Air Force
  • Type Category: Bombardment


  • Aircraft Type: B-17 Flying Fortress
  • Unit: 99th Bomb Group 347th Bomb Squadron



Event Location Date Description


32100 Belluno, Province of Belluno, Italy 20 January 1945
Sylvan Grove, KS 67481, USA Address of Oetting's father, Frederick A Oetting


ContributorLucy May

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