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1st Lt John R McCormick :- Air medal award card. 398BG.

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  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allies...

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  • John McCormick

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot
    Assigned to 602BS, 398BG, 8AF USAAF. 26+ combat missions. Involved in the mid-air collision between his B-17 42-97387 'Maude an' Maria' and B-17 43-38697 of (603rd BS) on the 3 February 1945 mission to Berlin. Captured in Kahlstorf, East of Lehmke,...

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Date Contributor Update
17 December 2021 19:30:20 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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https://catalog.archives.gov/id/139529520

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