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John W. Lafferty, 708th BS, 447th BG. Waist gunner on B-17 43-38725 "Cookie". Shot down on 11 Nov 1944 and became a POW.

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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...

  • 708th Bomb Squadron

People

  • John Lafferty

    Military | Sergeant | Waist Gunner
    Shot down 30 November 1944 in B-17 43-38725. Prisoner of War (POW). ...

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Date Contributor Update
24 May 2021 01:58:54 acbernstein1 Created entry with caption, unit associations, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

http://www.447bg.com/Buthe%20Crew.htm

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