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B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Cheyenne 1/9/44; Hunter 19/9/44; Dow Fd 25/9/44; Assigned 379BG Kimbolton 28/10/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 13/7/45; 4185 BU Independence 19/7/45; 4136 BU Tinker 31/12/45; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 11/1/46.

Service

People

  • Luis Coppola

    Military | Captain | Pilot on B-17 | 379th Bomb Group

Places

  • Kimbolton

    Military site : airfield
    Planned for RAF use, Kimbolton airfield was built by W and C French Ltd. in 1941. The airfield was increased in size to accommodate a full US heavy Bomb Group, and the first such unit to us it was the 91st Bomb Group, who arrived in September 1942....

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:31 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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