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B-17 43-37939, 832BS, 486BG, 8AF.

Connections

Units

  • 486th Bomb Group

    486th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 486th Bomb Group flew both B-24s and B-17s, swapping from the former aircraft to the latter in late July 1944 after 49 missions. In total the Group flew 292 missions during the war and remarkably the 834th Bomb Squadron lost no aircraft or...

  • 832nd Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 43-37939

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 7/6/44; Kearney 18/6/44; Dow Fd 7/7/44; Assigned 832BS/486BG [3R-E] Sudbury 9/7/44; `27m` Missing in Action Bingen 27/11/44 with ?; force landed Vilvorbe, Ger?; Salvaged 1/12/44.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 February 2022 20:17:41 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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