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B17F 42-3301 "CAVALIER" 306TH Bomb Group, crash-landed at STAUGHTON airfield

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Units

  • 306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    306th Bomb Group The Reich Wreckers

    Group
    Constituted as 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy) on 28 Jan 1942. Activated on 1 Mar 1942. Trained for combat with B-17's. Moved to England, Aug-Sep 1942, and assigned to Eighth AF Eighth Air Force in September 1942 Station 111 Thurleigh. During combat,...

  • 367th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 42-3301

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Cheyenne 1/5/43; Gt Falls 1/6/43; with Jim Geary force landed Grenier Fd 24/6/43; Wilmington 3/8/43; Assigned 367BS/306BG [GY-F] CAVALIER Thurleigh 9/6/43, bellied in 15/11/43, but repaired; transferred 8WEA Rec. Cheddington 29/2/44; Salvaged...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
28 February 2021 10:41:54 Michelbe Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Michel Beckers WW2CRASHSITERESEARCH

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