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Item found at the crash site of B-17 43-38650, 351st Bomb Group.

Connections

Units

  • 351st Bomb Group

    351st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 351st Bomb Group flew strategic bombing missions from their base at Polebrook, Northamptonshire from April 1943 to June 1945. The Group's most famous member was Hollywood actor Clark Gable, who flew four/ five missions with them as an observer...

  • 511th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 43-38650 Merrie Christie

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 29/8/44; Patterson 10/9/44; Hunter 20/9/44; Grenier 30/9/44; Assigned 511BS/351BG [DS-M] Polebrook 7/10/44. ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
17 April 2019 11:47:11 general ira snapsorter Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Information provided by Ronny Witting, ude kerkweg 19, 3680 Neeroeteren, Limburg, Belgien.

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