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"Miracle Mission" Page 2 - Found among "war memorabilia" belonging to Charles R Herbison (far left in clipping), along with official, original B&W photo of crew.
Unclear where originally published. *AC 338420 clear in original B&W photo



  • Charles Herbison

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Prisoner of War (POW) Crashed at Merseburg on 11/8/44 in B-17 'Tag-a-Long' #4231663


  • 43-38420

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 1/8/44; Lincoln 11/8/44; Grenier 2/9/44; Assigned 379BG Kimbolton 10/9/44; battle damaged Berlin 18/3/45 with ?; crash landed continent; Salvaged 30/3/45. ...


Date Contributor Update
09 June 2021 16:46:50 JeanH Created entry with collection, caption, person associations and aircraft associations

Not clear what the original Source for clipping may have been. It's been suggested it may have been "Stars and Stripes", but unable to locate anything in "Stars and Stripes" Archive or elsewhere on the internet via quote and/or image search.

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