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B-17 44-8368, 749BS, 457BG

Connections

Units

  • 457th Bomb Group

    457th Bomb Group

    Group
    The 457th Bomb Group began combat operations during the Big Week of 20-25 February when American bombers carried out concentrated raids against German aircraft bases, factories and assembly plants. The air crews' targets on that first mission were...

  • 749th Bomb Squadron

Aircraft

  • 44-8368

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    Delivered Dallas 22/8/44; Langley 20/9/44; Dow Fd 2/10/44; Assigned 385BG Gt Ashfield 14/10/44; transferred 749BS/457BG [G] Glatton 19/11/44; Missing in Action Oranienburg 10/4/45 with Capt Melvin Fox, Co-pilot: Lt Col Rod Francis, Navigator: Beverley...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
07 April 2021 19:33:11 Al_Skiff Created entry with caption, unit associations and aircraft associations
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https://b17flyingfortress.de/en/b17/44-8368/

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