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"A crew of the 379th Bomb Group poses beside the Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" at an 8th Air Force base in England."

Rear: Will Follmer, Capt 'Bill' Brownlow III, Don Hefkin, Wilma Hawkins, Garland Morgan.

Front L-R: Bob Fernstaedt, Alex Rule, Hal Forrest, Bob Redmon.

Connections

Units

  • 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...

  • 524th Bomb Squadron

People

  • William Brownlow

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    Assigned to 524BS, 379BG, 8AF USAAF. Awards: DFC, AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME, AF Commendation.

  • Robert Fernstaedt

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner
    25 missions club

  • William Follmer

    Military | First Lieutenant | Navigator
    25 mission club

  • Harold Forrest

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Tail Gunner
    25 mission club

  • Wilma Hawkins

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    25 mission club

  • Donald Hefkin

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier

  • Garland Morgan

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner
    25 mission club

  • Robert Redmon

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    25 mission club

  • Alex Rule

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Engineer

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
23 June 2019 08:35:56 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

https://www.fold3.com/image/48252288?terms=Robert%20Fernstaedt

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