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B-17 "Doodit" 42-102596 30-N.

Connections

Units

  • 398th Bomb Group

    398th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 398th Bomb Group flew B-17 Flying Fortresses from Nuthampstead, Hertfordshire on strategic bombing raids over Germany. The Group switched focus in the days before D-Day, when they targeted enemy positions on the Cherbourg peninsula. When the Allies...

  • 601st Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-102596 Doodit

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 17/3/44; Kearney 1/4/44; Grenier 14/4/44; Assigned 601BS/398BG [3O-N] Nuthampstead 28/4/44; after mission 23/2/45 with Green was AOC 23/2/45; re-ass from 2 SAD Abbotts Ripton 4/4/45; RAF Valley 1/6/45; Returned to the USA Bradley 4/6...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
15 August 2016 09:23:18 emma simpson Changes to unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

398th Bomb Group Collection via Nuthampstead Airfield Museum.

Date Contributor Update
27 July 2016 13:05:30 emma simpson Created entry with collection and caption
Sources

398th Bomb Group Collection via Nuthampstead Airfield Museum.

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