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44-6828

B-17 Flying Fortress

Delivered Hunter 22/11/44; Grenier 4/12/44; Assigned 333BS/94BG [TS-T] Rougham 7/12/44; Returned to the USA Bradley 8/7/44; Sth Plains 10/7/44; Reconstruction Finance Corporation (sold for scrap metal in USA) Kingman 29/12/45; JIMBO'S CIRCUS.

Service

Units

  • 94th Bomb Group

    94th Bomb Group

    Group
    Activated 15 June 1942 at MacDill Field, Florida. Initial organization and training at Pendleton Field, Oregon on 29 June 1942. Primary flight training at Davis-Monthan Field in Arizona from 28 Aug. 42 to 31 Oct. 42; then at Biggs Field, El Paso, Texas...

  • 333rd Bomb Squadron

    333rd Bomb Squadron

    Squadron
    Part of 94th Bomb Group.

Places

  • Bury St Edmunds

    Military site : airfield
    The airfield was purpose-built for American bomb groups and as such had a 2,000 yard main runway that lain in concrete with a tarred and wood-chipped surface. The scale of bases such as this meant that very often the technical, administrative and...

  • Hunter Army Air Field

    Military site : airfield

  • Grenier Army Airfield

    Military site : airfield

  • Westover Army Air Field

    Military site : airfield

Events

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Revisions

Date Contributor Update
02 September 2019 02:26:25 918thbg Changes to production block number and manufacturer
Sources

IWM

Date Contributor Update
02 September 2019 02:22:39 918thbg Changes to media associations
Sources

IWM

Date Contributor Update
02 September 2019 02:20:35 918thbg Changes to nicknames
Sources

IWM

Date Contributor Update
03 October 2018 23:24:36 RayWells Changes to place associations
Sources

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Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:54 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

Dave Osborne, B-17 Fortress Master Log

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