The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...
1LT Russell H. Gecks
96th BG - 337th BS
Shot down 8 April 1944. Crash landed on Dutch coast. Evaded
Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot
Shot down 8 April 1944 in B-17 #4239856 'Wacky Woody. ' Damaged by flak and crashed Polder, near Ijssel Sea, Holand. Crew landed near Island of Urk. Evaded.
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