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8th Air Force mission 908; Holzwickede, Germany; March 23, 1945. 447th Bomb Group strike photo

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  • 447th Bomb Group

    447th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 447th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses on strategic bombardment missions out of Rattlesden, Suffolk. With their first mission coming on Christmas Eve, December 24, 1943, their main focus was hitting sites that would weaken enemy forces...

Missions

  • 8th Air Force 908

    23 March 1945
    Narrative - Official Air Force Mission Description ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
21 June 2020 21:21:57 timothymotz Changes to caption and mission associations
Sources

Timothy Motz, from Pictorial History of the 447th Bombardment Group (H) https://www.americanairmuseum.com/media/41056

Date Contributor Update
21 June 2020 17:40:36 timothymotz Created entry with collection and unit associations
Sources

Timothy Motz, from Pictorial History of the 447th Bombardment Group (H) https://www.americanairmuseum.com/media/41056

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