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Walter Zabel With his Leading Lady

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  • Walter Zabel

    Military | Staff Sergeant | Ball Turret Gunner; Airplane Armorer-Gunner; AAF Gunnery Instructor
    Completed 25 missions over Europe & Germany. Went thru additional Tech Schools and ended up as aerial gunnery Instructor at Las Vedga, NE until discharged in Oct 45 ...

Aircraft

  • 42-39948 Leading Lady

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Long Beach 14/10/43; Gr Island 31/10/43; Assigned 364BS/305BG [WF-M] Chelveston 15/11/43; detailed Munich 31/7/44 with Capt Gene Henry, Co-pilot: Carmine Savastao, Navigator: Paul Young, Bombardier: Martin Lally, Radio Operator: Bill Mauntel,...

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Date Contributor Update
16 October 2020 18:21:10 RayWells Created entry with caption, person associations and aircraft associations
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Photo from his daughter Ellen

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