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2 photos of the crashed 42-31292 from German Captured records at https://catalog.archives.gov/id/142694817 page 11

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Aircraft

  • 42-31292 Dolly

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 16/10/43; Grand Island 30/10/43; Wilmington 6/11/43; Assigned 569BS/390BG [CC-F] Framlingham 11/11/43; (13m) Missing in Action Frankfurt 4February 1944 with CPilot Clarence B. Strait, Co-pilot: George F. Wilson, Navigator: Joseph J....

Missions

  • 8th Air Force 208

    4 February 1944
    The railroad marshalling yards at Frankfurt, Germany were focus of this mission, but other railroad marshalling yards in the area were attacked as well. Weather and navigational errors frustrate target acquisition.748 heavy bombers were despatched in a...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
29 January 2020 13:52:33 ED-BB Created entry with caption, aircraft associations and mission associations
Sources

NARA archives - page 11 at https://catalog.archives.gov/id/142694817

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