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1st Lt Robert L Sprout and F/O Bill Roach at "Flak Hotel " Rest Camp April 1945.

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Units

  • 92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    92nd Bomb Group Fame's Favoured Few

    Group
    The 92nd Group sometime after arrivial in the UK converted to the role of in-theater combat crew indocrination and training. For this role, the Group traded its B-17F complement and obtained the B-17E, mostly from the 97th BG which was departing for...

  • 326th Bomb Squadron

People

  • William Roach

    Military | Flight Officer | Bombardier/ Navigator
    Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF. Reg Hammond crew. Wounded in action on 28-Mar-45 in B-17 43-38574 'Russian Lullaby', but continued with his crew to the target and completed the bomb run despite his head wound. ETD ...

  • Robert Sprout

    Military | First Lieutenant | Co-Pilot
    Assigned to 326BS, 92BG, 8AF USAAF. 33 x missions. Hit trees on Sidown Hill in B-17 44-8436 and crashed. 5-May-45. Killed in Action (KIA) Awards: AM (3OLC), PH.

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Date Contributor Update
24 May 2019 13:58:04 general ira snapsorter Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and place associations
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Image reloaded to correct orientation. Original upload from user Randy Sprout https://www.americanairmuseum.com/user/39076

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