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  • 13th Combat Bomb Wing
  • 390th Bomb Group

    390th Bomb 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...

  • 570th Bomb Squadron


  • Joseph Hansen

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Ground Echelon Mechanic
    Crew Number 24


  • Framlingham

    Military site : airfield
    Built for the Eighth Air Force from 1942 to 43, Framlingham was home first to the 95th Bomb Group, before that unit moved to RAF Alconbury. From 1943 to 1945, it was operated by the 390th Bomb Group. The airfield was handed back to the RAF in 1945, and...


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14 May 2021 22:16:21 WAHansen Created entry with collection, unit associations, person associations and place associations

These pictures and document were taken by my Father Joseph B. Hansen while serving in WWII.