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Aircrew of B-17 - Serial Number - #42-37818 - 'DINAH MITE' - 'PUB PETE'



  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...


  • 42-37818 'PUB PETE' - 'DINAH MITE'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    The B-17G, SN #42-37818, named, 'PUB PETE' and 'DINAH MITE', was delivered to Long Beach, CA, Sept 10, 1943, Gr Island, Sept 30, 1943. It was assigned to the 8th Air Force, the 390th Bomb Group, and the 568th Bomb Squadron, Framlingham, Britain, Oct 7,...


  • Framlingham

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force from 1942 to 43, Framlingham was home first to the 95th Bomb Group, before that unit moved to RAF Alconbury. From 1943 to 1945, it was operated by the 390th Bomb Group. The airfield was handed back to the RAF in 1945, and...


Date Contributor Update
22 April 2021 06:34:12 Kickapoo Changes to caption

Best Web - B-17 - 'DINAH MITE'

Date Contributor Update
25 January 2020 16:56:43 jnredwine Changes to aircraft associations

From data on this site, confirmed by my father, AH Redwine.

Date Contributor Update
26 May 2019 03:39:44 jnredwine Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and mission associations

Dr. John Redwine, eldest son of Albert Herold Redwine