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B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 21/6/44; Hunter 13/7/44; Grenier 21/7/44; Assigned 327BS/92BG [UX-U] Podington 27/8/44; 407BS [PY-X]; Secret mission 1/6/45; Re-ass USAF 31/7/46; 108 BU Oberpfaffenhofen 22/9/48; Recl Comp 7/1/49.

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  • Podington

    Military site : airfield
    Built originally to accommodate two RAF bomber squadrons, the first USAAF unit to occupy the base was the 15th Bomb Squadron in September 1942. Podington was then used as a satellite for nearby Chelveston. Work to lengthen the runways, although this...

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:25 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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