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34th Bomb Group (H) Station 156, Mendlesham, England
B-17 G 43-38286 'Flying Dutchmen'

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  • 34th Bomb Group

    34th Bomb Group

    Group
    After forming part of the American defence force, first on America's east coast and then on its west, the Group was assigned to the Eighth Air Force in April 1944 and entered combat in May 1944. The Group helped with the preparation for the Normandy...

Aircraft

  • 43-38286 Flying Dutchmen

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 17/7/44; Kearney 28/7/44; Grenier 6/8/44; Assigned 7BS/34BG [R2-T] Mendlesham 16/8/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 21/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 23/6/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA)...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 February 2022 04:46:05 Monk Created entry with collection, caption and unit associations
Sources

personal negative/image from collection of Paul M. Gustafson, navigator, 34th Bomb Group

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