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S/Sgt Joseph P Acker:- Air medal award card. 401BG.

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  • 401st Bomb Group

    401st Bomb Group

    Group
    The 401st Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, from November 1943 to June 1945. Starting their missions at that time meant the focus was very much on the coming invasion attempt of France planned for the following...

People

  • Joseph Acker

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Left Waist Gunner
    Assigned to 615BS, 401BG, 8AF USAAF. 29 x combat missions. Bill Trimble crew. Failed to Return (FTR) Bordeaux-Mérignac airfield in B-17 42-40002 19-Jun-44; force landed Le Pouyau. Evaded capture (EVD). See the page with details about his evasion at...

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Date Contributor Update
29 October 2021 17:21:50 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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https://catalog.archives.gov/id/138671681

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