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8th Air Force 583

27 August 1944

Official description

Not yet known

Description

Not yet known

Mission details

1.

Description

FIGHTER ESCORT

Aircraft type

Not yet known

Notes

Specific units not correlated in source data.

Mission Statistics

Tonnage dropped NA

Service

People

  • William Gaylor

    Military | First Lieutenant | Bombardier - 1035 | 490th Bomb Group
    Member of Willis crew; Remained an Air Force officer until 1972, retired as Lt. Colonel; Was an Electronics Engineer for the Air Force; Did the same job as a civilian after retiring. Died February 1986.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
20 September 2016 02:52:57 466thHistorian Changes to media associations
Sources

46th BG Historian

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:43:13 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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