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SSgt Leo P. Makelky Ball Turret gunner "Full House" B17G 42-97797

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  • Leo Makelky

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    Shuttle to Russia-2nd. 35 combat missions from 4 April to 25 August 1944. Flew on Full House (42-97797) for 29 of 35 completed missions. DFC/ AM w/ 4 Oak Leaf Cluster/ Russia VM/ 3 PUC

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  • 42-97797 'Full House'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 28/2/44; Kearney 18/3/44; Dow Field 7/4/44; Assigned 412BS/95BG [QW-H] Horham 8/4/44; transferred 336BS, (ET–H); 49m. ...

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Date Contributor Update
03 March 2016 20:38:34 FullHouse Changes to caption and aircraft associations
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Date Contributor Update
08 October 2015 17:27:03 FullHouse Created entry with caption
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