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401st Bomb Group, Mission No. 36, 13th Mar 1944, Gorenflos, France

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Missions

  • 8th Air Force 257

    13 March 1944
    V-Weapon sites in the Pas-de-Calaise area of France are the targets for this mission. All three Air Divisions despatch aircraft but the weather is so terrible that most could not bomb a target. Mission Summary follows: ...

Locations

  • Deenethorpe

    Military site : airfield
    Deenethorpe was a base purpose-built for American heavy bombers, with the Class A regulation 2,000 and 1,400-yard runways. All the buildings on site,such as the accommodation and administrative blocks, were temporary. In December 1943, several local...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 November 2021 18:38:31 acbernstein1 Changes to unit associations
Sources

http://401bg.org/Main/History/Missions/Details.aspx?Number=36

Date Contributor Update
09 November 2021 22:14:42 acbernstein1 Changes to caption
Sources

http://401bg.org/Main/History/Missions/

Date Contributor Update
09 November 2021 22:09:01 acbernstein1 Created entry with caption, unit associations, place associations and mission associations
Sources

http://401bg.org/Archive/Document/Mission/Report/036.pdf

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