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Page 3 of MACR 15220 with details about the circumstances of the crash-landing of 42-37655 in Gravesend on 19 March 1944 and the death of Radio Operator Edward Walker Jr.
(https://catalog.archives.gov/id/91164067 - NARA)

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People

  • Edward Walker

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator / Gunner
    B-17G#42-31968 'Miss Irish' returned from a mission to Marquise/Mimoyecques, France and made an emergency landing at Raydon after taking a direct hit from an 88mm in the radio room on 19 March 1944. Missing Air Crew Report - MACR 15220. ...

Aircraft

  • 42-31968 Miss Irish

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 11/1/44; Savannah 21/1/44; Morrison 2/2/44; Assigned 350BS/100BG [LN-D] Thorpe Abbotts 3/2/44. Battle-damaged by Flak South of Calais, France on the 19 March 1944 mission to Mimoyecques, France. 19/3/44 with Pilot John P. Gibbons, Co...

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Date Contributor Update
27 August 2020 14:15:37 ED-BB Created entry with caption, person associations and aircraft associations
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Page 3 of MACR 15220 with details about the circumstances of the crash-landing of 42-37655 in Gravesend on 19 March 1944 and the death of Radio Operator Edward Walker Jr.
(https://catalog.archives.gov/id/91164067 - NARA)

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