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Edward R Stevens

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  • 457th Bomb Group

    457th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 457th Bomb Group began combat operations during the Big Week of 20-25 February when American bombers carried out concentrated raids against German aircraft bases, factories and assembly plants. The air crews' targets on that first mission were...

Aircraft

  • 42-31551 Elizabeth Ann

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 20/11/43; Seattle 23/11/43; Wendover 12/12/43; Assigned 750BS/457BG [P] Glatton 29/1/44; Returned to the USA 121 BU Bradley 9/6/45; 4168 Base Unit, South Plains, Texas 21/10/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal...

Associated Place

  • Glatton

    Military site : airfield
    Glatton, which lay mostly in the parish of Conington, was built by the 809th Engineer Battalion (Aviation) of the U.S. Army in the last months of 1942. Unusually, the base's three runways surrounded Rose Court Farm, which remained a working farm...

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Date Contributor Update
06 February 2015 03:03:39 Changes to nickname, service number, highest rank, role, person associations and place associations
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Date Contributor Update
06 February 2015 02:52:23 Changes to awards
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Military Records

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:08:36 AAM AAM ingest
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Drawn from the records of the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, Savannah, Georgia / www.457thbombgroup.org/roster/Snames.html

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