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Stage Door Canteen formerly 381st BG at RFC reclaimation site.

MS squadron codes are visible.

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Units

  • 381st Bomb Group

    381st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 381st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Ridgewell, Essex between June 1943 and April 1945. The Group was awarded two Distinguished Unit Citations, the first for bombing shipyards at Bremen, whilst under heavy attack, on 8 October 1943 and...

Aircraft

  • 42-31990 'Stage Door Canteen'

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 10/1/44; Assigned 535BS/381BG [MS-R] Ridgewell 6/4/44; 113m Returned to the USA 5/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 26/2/46. STAGE DOOR CANTEEN.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
13 January 2020 13:02:06 phil marchese Changes to unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

AAM ; FORTLOG

Date Contributor Update
13 January 2020 12:16:39 phil marchese Created entry with caption
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