17th Bomb Group

Group

Object Number - UPL 33977 - 17th Bomb Group Lapel Pin - Motto: "Toujours au Danger" - Translation: "Always in Danger"

In addition to the above history, the 17th BG provided the crews for the Doolittle Raid on Japan in 1942

Connections

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Unit stations

Station Location Date

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Assigned 12th Air Force

Other

Assigned 15th Air Force

Other

Assigned 12th Air Force

Other

Assigned First Tactical Air Force

Encompassing

People

  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 17th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-747698
  • Highest Rank: First Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 17th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: O-817628
  • Highest Rank: Second Lieutenant
  • Role/Job: Co-Pilot
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 93rd Bomb Group 17th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 32 196 663
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Air Crew Member - Airplane Mechanic
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 17th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Squadron 12th Bomb Group
  • Service Numbers: 16051044
  • Highest Rank: Private
  • Role/Job: Combat Photographer
  • Military/Civilian/Mascot: Military
  • Nationality: American
  • Unit: 17th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Squadron
  • Service Numbers: 06383756
  • Highest Rank: Sergeant
  • Role/Job: Photographer

Aircraft

  • Aircraft Type: B-26 Marauder
  • Nicknames: Coughin`Coffin
  • Unit: 34th Bomb Squadron 17th Bomb Group
  • Aircraft Type: B-26 Marauder
  • Nicknames: Uden's Oil Burner
  • Unit: 34th Bomb Squadron 17th Bomb Group
  • Aircraft Type: B-26 Marauder
  • Nicknames: Sessanta Nova?
  • Unit: 17th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-26 Marauder
  • Nicknames: Flossie's Fury
  • Unit: 17th Bomb Group 95th Bomb Squadron
  • Aircraft Type: B-26 Marauder
  • Unit: 17th Bomb Group 432rd Bomb Squadron

Revisions

Date27 Apr 2016 11:43:12
ContributorLucy May
Sources

'Air Force Combat Units of World War II' published by the Department of the Air Force (1983).

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