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Crew 6 Of The 613th Bomb Squadron, 401St Bomb Group, In Front Of A Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" At An 8Th Air Force Base In England, 21 August 1944.

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Units

  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

  • 613th Bomb Squadron

People

  • Lee Belknap

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 34 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • James Boggs

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Edward Boller

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • John Connolly

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. ETD (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Maurice Friedman

    Military | Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: DFC (OLC), AM(3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (1 x Battle Star).

  • Barclay Hurley

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Ended Tour of Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Thomas Krise

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Navigator
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • B MacGowen

    Military | Sergeant | Flight Engineer; Top Turret Gunner
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Carl Mills

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Flight engineer
    Assigned to 613BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Ended Tour Duty (ETD). Awards: WWII Victory, EAME.

  • Frank Perez

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    From 4 April 1944 to 7 October 1944, he flew 32 missions as a Ball Turret Gunner. On 6 June 1944, D-Day he and his crew flew to Caen, in order to bomb a nearby airfield. However, cloud cover prevented Perez's and 5 other aircraft from dropping their...

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Date Contributor Update
10 March 2015 10:27:56 Emily Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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