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Virginia Lee II 42-97092

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Units

  • 447th Bomb Group

    447th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 447th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses on strategic bombardment missions out of Rattlesden, Suffolk. With their first mission coming on Christmas Eve, December 24, 1943, their main focus was hitting sites that would weaken enemy forces...

Aircraft

  • 42-97092 Virginia Lee, Heel Der Fuhrer

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 26/1/44; Alexandra 12/2/44; Presque Is 10/3/44; Assigned 708BS/447BG Rattlesden 11/3/44; 710BS; Salvaged 2/11/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 5/7/45; 1103 BU Morrison 8/10/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 21/10/45;...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 January 2016 18:22:55 Yorkshireman Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Hutchinson & Cortright

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