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B-17 Flying Fortress (serial number 43-37755, LF-Z) nicknamed "Everybody's Baby" of the 526th Bomb Squadron, 379th Bomb Group after making a forced landing near Ciney, Belgium on 13 September 1944.

This photograph was taken by Charles Sohier a Belgian eyewitness.

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  • 379th Bomb Group

    379th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 379th Bomb Group (H) (heavy), based at Kimbolton, flew more sorties than any other Bomb Group in the Eighth Air Force and dropped a greater bomb tonnage than any other Group. The B-17 Flying Fortress Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit...

  • 526th Bomb Squadron

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Date Contributor Update
22 August 2018 14:19:48 Emily Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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Photo uploaded on behalf of Michel Sohier, who's father took this picture in Belgium during the Second World War.

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