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James (Jim) Nicklos Hentges



  • 8th Air Force

    8th Air Force

    Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...

  • 3rd Bomb Division

    3rd Bomb Division

    The 3rd Bomb Division was Constituted in August 1943. In December 1944, the Division was redesginated the 3rd Air Division.

  • 45th Combat Bomb Wing
  • 96th Bomb Group

    96th Bomb Group

    The 96th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses to targets across occupied Europe from May 1943 to April 1945. ...

  • 338th Bomb Squadron


  • James Hentges

    Military | Flight Officer | Bombardier
    F/O James (Jim) N. Hentges (USAAF) WWII Veteran and POW. ...


Date Contributor Update
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Date Contributor Update
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Grand daughter
American Air Museum
Eighth Air Force Operations History