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Training Flight Crew with Rene C. Fix (middle, front row) at, what I believe< Tinker AB

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  • Rene Fix

    Military | Captain | Pilot
    After being hit by flak on a mission to St Jean d'Angely airfield, FR on 27 Mar 1944, LT Fix successfully ditched B-17G #42-31363 in the Bay of Biscay, saving all crewmembers. A German seaplane picked up aircrew. LT Fix was a Prisoner of War (POW) in...

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  • 42-29774

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Denver 17/2/43; Long Beach 4/3/43; Blythe 6/3/43; force landed base with Jack Fowles 20/3/43; Biggs 28/4/43; Dalhart 9/8/43; Pyote 22/9/43; Tinker 6/12/43; Clovis 23/12/43; 4117 BU Robins 13/6/44; 242 BU Gr Isle 14/6/44; 273 BU Lincoln 24/6...

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Date Contributor Update
17 November 2020 22:54:42 randyfix2 Changes to caption
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17 November 2020 22:50:02 randyfix2 Created entry
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