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Capt Elbert P. Wayne :- Air medal award card. 452BG.

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  • 452nd Bomb Group

    452nd Bomb Group

    Group
    The 452nd Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Deopham Green, Norfolk, from January 1944. The air crews hit strategic sites in Germany but also supported the movement of ground forces across Europe after D-Day. On 6 June 1944 itself, the Group...

People

  • Elbert Wayne

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    Assigned to 731BS, 452BG, 8AF USAAF. Flew 30 x missions. On shuttle mission to Russia, was lead plane, went to Cairo. Flew only plane that was not shot up by the Germans. Awards: DFC (OLC), AM (3OLC), WWII Victory, EAME (2 x Battle Stars

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Date Contributor Update
23 April 2022 15:05:18 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
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https://catalog.archives.gov/id/146947449

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