LANCASTER, PA. NOC
B-17 Flying Fortress
Delivered Cheyenne 26/11/43; Wendover 20/12/43; Assigned 457BG Glatton 10/2/44; transferred 349BS/100BG [XR-G] Thorpe Abbotts 21/1/44; soon after t/off to Berlin 7/5/44 with Ralph Wright, Co-pilot: Jack Raper, Navigator: Rich Curran, Bombardier: Carl...
Military site : airfield
Home of the 'Bloody Hundredth’, a Bomb Group with a reputation for high casualty rates, Thorpe Abbotts was under USAAF control from June 1943 to the end of the war. Some of the airfield survives today, and the control tower houses the 100th Bomb Group...
|12 July 2015 21:49:43||Tom||Changes to firstname, aircraft associations and media associations|
Added first name and associated aircraft 42-3805 using https://100thbg.com/index.php?option=com_bombgrp&view=personnel&Itemid=3...
|27 September 2014 18:10:33||AAM||AAM ingest|