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  • 95th Bomb Group

    95th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 95th Bomb Group was the only Eighth Air Force Group to be awarded three Distinguished Unit Citations. The first, shared by all four Bomb Wing Groups, was for the bombing of an aircraft factory under intense enemy fire at Regensburg on 17 August...

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  • Gail Richmond

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    19 November 1943 - B17#42-31123 took off on mission to Germany. When it failed to gain flying speed and was banking to turn, it stalled and crashed at Redlingfield, Suffolk. All 10 men on board killed. ...

Aircraft

  • 42-31123

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 22/9/43; Gr Island 7/10/43; Wilmington 10/10/43; Assigned 334BS/95BG [BG-J] Horham 14/10/43; [4m] crashed on take off for Gelsenkirchen 19/11/43 with Kenneth B. Rongstad, Co-pilot: Warren M. Strawn, Navigator: Richard E. Diete,...

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Date Contributor Update
12 April 2015 16:36:37 usxpat Changes to place associations
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associate place

Date Contributor Update
12 April 2015 16:24:58 usxpat Changes to place associations
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http://www.95thbg-horham.com/page446.html

Date Contributor Update
12 April 2015 16:24:57 usxpat Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
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http://www.95thbg-horham.com/page446.html

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