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23 November 1944

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1. DUISBURG

Description

MARSHALLING YARDS

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2. GELSENKIRCHEN

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SCREENING MISSION

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3. GELSENKIRCHEN/NORDSTERN

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BENZOL OIL PLANT

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Service

People

  • Eugene Hassing

    Military | Major | Pilot | 384th Bomb Group
    Assigned to 546BS, 384BG, 8AF USAAF. Earl McDaniel crew. 35 x combat missions. ETD Awards: AM, WWII Victory, EAME.

  • John Proffitt

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot | 303rd Bomb Group

  • Thomas Thompson

    Military | Captain | Pilot | 457th Bomb Group
    Prisoner of War (POW) crashed near Genthin on 10 Apr 45 in B-17 'Moonlight Mission' #4338606

Aircraft

  • 42-37788 HELL'S MESSENGER

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 28/8/43; Scott 16/9/43; Assigned 544BS/384BG Grafton Underwood 7/11/43; transferred 547BS [SO-N]; transferred to 364FG Leiston, Sfk, UK. 11/43; Returned to the USA Bradley 14/7/45; 4185 BU Independence 17/7/45; Reconstruction Finance...

  • 43-38501 SWEET CHARIOT

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 10/8/44; Kearney 21/8/44; Grenier 7/9/44; Assigned 546th Bomb ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:43:08 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Lee Cunningham, 8th Air Force missions research database / Stan Bishop's 'Losses of the US 8th and 9th Air Forces', the Combat Chronology of the US Army Air Forces and the work of Roger Freeman including the 'Mighty Eighth War Diary'.

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