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Lucky 13 memorial plaque at the Rougham Control Tower Museum

Connections

Units

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 331st Bomb Squadron

    331st Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Part of 94th Bomb Group.

People

  • Leroy Kuest

    Military | Sergeant | Crew Chief
    Crew chief, maintaining B17s at Rougham. He met his wife, Margaret McCurdy, at a dance in London,and they were married in 1946, in Odessa, Washington. Throughout his life, Leroy helped to keep the history of the 94th Bomb Group alive by sharing his...

  • Leo Lewis

    Military | Major General | Pilot
    Leo C Lewis remained in the Air Force after the war, moving up to the rank of Major General in 1971. His military decorations and awards include the Legion of Merit with two oak leaf clusters, Distinguished Flyng Cross with two oak leaf clusters, Air...

Aircraft

  • 42-37846 Lucky 13

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 20/9/43; Gr Island 6/10/43; Assigned 331BS/94BG [QE-S] Rougham 9/10/43; sal 2/6/45. LUCKY 13.

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 September 2015 15:18:35 usxpat Changes to place associations
Sources

http://eastangliamemorials.blogspot.co.uk/

Date Contributor Update
07 September 2015 15:18:34 usxpat Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://eastangliamemorials.blogspot.co.uk/

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