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Second side of the "Virginia Lee" 42-97092

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Units

  • 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...

Aircraft

  • 42-97092 Virginia Lee, Heel Der Fuhrer

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 26/1/44; Alexandra 12/2/44; Presque Is 10/3/44; Assigned 708BS/447BG Rattlesden 11/3/44; 710BS; Salvaged 2/11/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 5/7/45; 1103 BU Morrison 8/10/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 21/10/45;...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
19 May 2021 19:32:05 acbernstein1 Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.447bg.com/Pin-Ups.htm

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