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7 B-17s from 305BG/422BS are despatched on a night mission to drop leaflets on the citied of Gosselies, Ghent, Liege, Brussels, Antwerp and Rotterdam. 1,640,000 leaflets are dropped. There are no lossed or claims.
1. GOSSELIES / ANTWERP / BRUSSELS / GHENT / LIEGE / ROTTERDAM
1,640,000 LEAFLETS DROPPED
B-17 Flying Fortress
Leaflet drop over Belgium and Holland.
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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