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B-17G 42-32039 Rabid Rabbit with 99th BG crew of Lt Wm Jasper Brake.

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  • 99th Bomb Group

    99th Bomb Group

    Group
    Constituted as 99th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Jun 1942. Trained with B-17's. Moved to North Africa, Feb-May 1943, and assigned to Twelfth AF. Entered combat in Mar 1943 and bombed such targets as airdromes, harbor...

  • 419th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-32039 RAPID RABBIT

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 18/1/44; MacDill 5/2/44; Morrison 10/3/44; Assigned 561BS/388BG 13/3/44 SHOO SHOO BABY; transferred 815BS/483BG Tortorella 14/3/44; 416BS/99BG Tortorella 31/3/44; 70m to depot 26/11/44; Returned to the USA 1103 BU Morrison 2/4/45;...

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Date Contributor Update
25 May 2020 00:24:49 phil marchese Created entry with collection, caption and unit associations
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