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B-17G-40-DL #44-6099 Code: CC-H (closest to camera)
B-17G-60-DL #42-102936 Code: CC-P (2nd in line)
390th Bomb Group - 569th Bomb Squadron - 8th AF

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Units

  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 390th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Framlingham, Suffolk, between July 1943 and the end of the war in Europe. The Group was engaged in strategic missions until the invasion of Europe when its role became more of a tactical one. This...

  • 369th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-102936

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 20/4/44; Kearney 16/5/44; Grenier 27/5/44; Assigned 92BG Podington 30/5/44; transferred 569BS/390BG [CC-P] Framlingham 1/6/44; detailed Brest, Fr. 26/8/44 with Paul Bellamy, Co-pilot: Jim Graba, Bombardier: Joe Lee, Radio Operator:...

  • 44-6099

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Tulsa 1/5/44; Kearney 10/5/44; Grenier 24/5/44; Assigned 569BS/390BG [CC-H] Framlingham 25/5/44; severe battle damaged at Tours 1/8/44, with - Blevins, rest unknown ? , force landed at Woodbridge ELG, Sfk, UK. Salvaged 4/8/44.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
16 November 2020 22:27:10 466thHistorian Created entry with collection, caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

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http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_bombers/b17_16.html

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