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B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 25/2/44; Denver 2/3/44; 1SAG Langley 2/6/44; Dow Fd 20/5/44; Assigned 335BS/95BG Horham (H2X) 1/7/44; battle damaged with 100BG Magdeburg (10m) 11/9/44 with Bill Terminello, crew unknown; 10m, sal 12/11/44. TERRIBLE TERMITE.

Service

People

  • George Hartos

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Tail Gunner | 100th Bomb Group
    10 SEP 44 NURNBURG. CPT

  • Russell Heger

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Top Turret Gunner; Flight Engineer | 100th Bomb Group
    10 SEP 44 NURNBURG. CPT

  • Melvin Kodas

    Military | Lieutenant | Co-Pilot

  • Gregory Maddox

    Military | Lieutenant | Radio Operator
    MICKEY OPERATOR ON BILL TERMINELLOS CREW. NOC

  • Woodrow McGill

    Military | Lieutenant | Navigator
    Injured in crash landing in France on 10 Sept 44. Command Pilot was Rosenthal. Returned to base. Leg was broken and took 3 years to heal.

  • Thomas Palmer

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner | 100th Bomb Group
    10 SEP 44 NURNBURG. CPT

  • Louis Quijada

    Military | Technical Sergeant | Radio Operator Gunner | 100th Bomb Group

  • Robert Rosenthal

    Military | Lieutenant Colonel | Pilot, Commanding Officer | 100th Bomb Group
    Get full bio and photos here ...

  • Frank Rubick

    Military | Second Lieutenant | Bombardier | 100th Bomb Group

  • William Terminello

    Military | First Lieutenant | Pilot
    Injured in crash landing in France on 10 Sept 44. Command Pilot was Rosenthal. Returned to base

Places

  • Horham

    Military site : airfield
    Horham airfield was planned and built for RAF use, but handed over to the Eighth Air Force and used initially by the 47th Bomb Group. When they joined the Twelfth Air Force in January 1943, it became home to the B-26 Marauders of the 323rd Bomb Group....

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
06 August 2020 21:29:47 jmoore43 Changes to nicknames
Sources

Added the A/C nickname listed in the A/C “Description”.

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:15 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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