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6 B-17s from 305BG/422BS are despatched on a night mission to drop leaflets on Amiens; Reims, France, Brussels & Ghent, Belgium, and Amsterdam & The Hague, Holland. 2,316,000 leaflets are dropped. There are no losses or claims.
1. AMIENS / RHEIMS
2,316,000 LEAFLETS DROPPED
B-17 Flying Fortress
Night leaflet drop on Amiens, Reims, Brussels, Ghent, Amsterdam and The Hague.
The 305th Bombardment Group (Heavy), nicknamed "Can Do" was activated 1-March-1942 at Salt Lake City Air Base, Utah which was their primary training base until 11-Jun-1942 when they relocated to Geiger Field, Washington until 29-Jun-1942, then on to...
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