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  • Eldon Henningsen

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    On 8/25/44 'Big Shorty' a B-17G was shot down. Captain Eldon Henningsen was the pilot. They were shot down while attacking Peenemünde during WWII. They lost three engines to 88 flak. With Capt. Henningsen quick thinking he nosed dived to put the fires...

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